Fossil Fuels


Natural Gas vs Coal

Natural Gas vs Coal: Undoubtedly, high efficiency natural gas-fired power stations can produce up to 70% lower greenhouse gas emissions than existing brown coal-fired generators, and less than half the greenhouse gas emissions of the latest technology black coal-fired power stations. Notice the distinction between black and brown coal, however,...

UK Energy Company Buys LNG Asset in Trinidad

Centrica will buy the Trinidadian gas properties of Suncor Energy Inc for $380 million, giving the owner of British Gas its first toehold in a liquefied natural gas project. The deal to acquire Suncor’s portfolio of assets in Trinidad and Tobago gives the owner of Britain’s biggest household energy supplier...

Jamaica’s Climate Scope Ranking, 2015

Jamaica seeks to decrease its oil dependency and improve its energy security by diversifying its electricity mix. The island nation was the Caribbean’s first country to hold clean energy-only auctions. The country’s National Energy Plan 2009-2030 calls for 20% of its electricity generation to come from renewable sources by 2030....