ECED 6190 - Energy Systems Analysis

Fall 2018

Energy news from online media

Last updated: 6 November 2018


  • 18 11 05 - MIT expert: Carbon-neutral biomass ‘accounting fraud’ Chronicle-Herald
  • 18 11 06 - Large hydropower dams 'not sustainable' in the developing world BBC
  • 18 11 02 - Why didn’t humanity save the planet? Perhaps they were busy Guardian
  • 18 10 31 - Taking the Oceans’ Temperature, Scientists Find Unexpected Heat NYT
  • 18 10 31 - Climate Change Is on the Ballot NYT
  • 18 10 30 - Humanity has wiped out 60% of animal populations since 1970, report finds Guardian
  • 18 10 27 - Driven by Trump Policy Changes, Fracking Booms on Public Lands NYT
  • 18 10 30 - There are three options in tackling climate change. Only one will work Guardian
  • 18 10 24 - Scientists Push for a Crash Program to Scrub Carbon From the Air NYT
  • 18 10 29 - 90% of world's children are breathing toxic air, WHO study finds Guardian
  • 18 10 22 - Energy Transition to Reach ‘Point of No Return’ by 2035 Wood-Mackenzie
  • 18 10 19 - Something New May Be Rising Off California Coast: Wind Farms NYT
  • 18 10 18 - A New Culprit Is Identified in China’s Choking Smog NYT
  • 18 10 18 - Searching for Water Across Borders NYT
  • 18 10 16 - The 1973 Oil Crisis BBC World Service
  • 18 10 15 - ‘I Don’t Know That It’s Man-Made,’ Trump Says of Climate Change. It Is. NYT
  • 18 10 14 - US sanctions on Riyadh would mean Washington is stabbing itself Al Arabiya
  • 18 10 15 - Saudi Oil Threat in Khashoggi Disappearance Seen as a Bluff Foreign Policy
  • 18 10 13 - Nigeria: Dozens of 'petrol thieves' killed in Aba pipeline blast Al Jazerra
  • 18 10 12 - Oil Market Report: Twin Peaks IEA
  • 18 10 09 - Why Half a Degree of Global Warming Is a Big Deal NYT
  • 18 10 07 - Major Climate Report Describes a Strong Risk of Crisis as Early as 2040 NYT
  • 18 10 10 - The Hurricanes, and Climate-Change Questions, Keep Coming. Yes, They’re Linked. NYT
  • 18 10 10 - Huge reduction in meat-eating ‘essential’ to avoid climate breakdown Guardian
  • 18 10 07 - Global Warming of 1.5 °C IPCC
  • 18 10 02 - Unraveling a Tesla Mystery: Lots (and Lots) of Parked Cars NYT
  • 18 09 28 - Melting Arctic ice opens new route from Europe to east Asia Guardian
  • 18 09 21 - With Climate Change No Longer in the Future, Adaptation Speeds Up NYT
  • 18 09 26 - While economic growth continues we’ll never kick our fossil fuels habit Guardian
  • 18 09 26 - Satellite images show 'runaway' expansion of coal power in China Guardian
  • 18 09 26 - 6 Charts Showing the Renewables Threat to Natural Gas GreenTechMedia.com
  • 18 09 25 - Rising oil prices fuel fears of damage to global economy Guardian
  • 18 09 23 - Opec predicts massive rise in oil production over next five years Guardian - See also 2018 World Oil Outlook OPEC
  • 18 05 12 - IEA: The Future of Cooling
  • 18 09 12 - EU climate law could cause 'catastrophic' deforestation Guardian
  • 18 09 14 - After Massachusetts Gas Explosions, Weary Residents Ask, What Happened? NYT
  • 18 09 11 - Global demand for fossil fuels will peak in 2023, says thinktank
  • 18 09 12 - North Carolina, Warned of Rising Seas, Chose to Favor Development NYT
  • 18 09 10 - Trump Administration Wants to Make It Easier to Release Methane Into Air NYT
  • U.N. Chief Warns of a Dangerous Tipping Point on Climate Change NYT
  • 18/09/08 - First Nations group proposes oil pipeline that protects indigenous rights (Guardian)
  • 18 08 06 - Trajectories of the Earth System in the Anthropocene (PNAS)
  • 18 09 01 - The Next Financial Crisis Lurks Underground (NYT)
  • 18 08 26 - The Nuclear Power Plant of the Future May Be Floating Near Russia (NYT)
  • 18 08 29 - E.P.A. to Reconsider Obama-Era Curbs on Mercury Emissions by Power Plants (NYT)
  • 18 08 15 - ‘The Biggest Climate Story No One Is Talking About’ (NYT)
  • 18 08 19 - Conserving oil no longer necessary for US, says Trump administration (Guardian)
  • 18 04 04 - CLEARING THE AIR How carbon pricing helps Canada fight climate change
  • 18 04 05 - Cyberattack Shows Vulnerability of Gas Pipeline Network