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The tide is turning against the thermal coal industry

New York, 22 September 2014

New research by the Carbon Tracker Initiative (CTI) today identifies major financial risks for investors in coal producers around the world, from the domino effect of slowing demand growth in China, where thermal coal demand could peak as early as 2016.

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Mexico’s oil hedging deal exposed

Source: Financial Times, 19th September 2014

The public disclosure of a large options trade on a new database has led to speculation that the country’s government has locked in a price for most of its oil exports next year

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Oil industry welcomes Scottish No vote

Source: Financial Times, 19th September 2014

The oil and gas industry welcomed the No vote but was quick to point out the challenges facing the North Sea and its dwindling reserves

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Continental raises hopes on Oklahoma oil

Source: Financial Times, 19th September 2014

Oil producer says there could be 3.6bn barrels of recoverable oil in state’s south central play, more than four times as much as it estimated in 2012

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US solar and wind start to outshine gas

Source: Financial Times, 18th September 2014

Falling costs at some renewable plants are making them more competitive with fossil fuels and encouraging greater investment

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Oil slips on scepticism over Opec cuts

Source: Financial Times, 17th September 2014

Analysts were sceptical that Opec members would agree to a collective production cut at the cartel’s forthcoming meeting in November

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Oil battle fuels Africa’s lengthy conflict

Source: Financial Times, 17th September 2014

Oil exploration plans, which could have implications for drilling in other contested regions, is reinvigorating the battle over Western Sahara

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Battle for oil in ‘Africa’s last colony’

Source: Financial Times, 17th September 2014

Oil exploration move, which could have implications for drilling in other contested regions, is reinvigorating the battle over Western Sahara’s future

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Spain’s EC nominee sells oil holdings

Source: Financial Times, 16th September 2014

Miguel Arias Cañete, Spain’s nominee for EU energy and climate change chief, divests shares to ease concerns over conflicts of interest

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Petropavlovsk plans rights issue

Source: Financial Times, 16th September 2014

Indebted UK miner, struggling with low gold price and Ukraine political turmoil, in bid to refinance some $310m of bonds due next year

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