US power use to reach record high in 2022 as economy grows, EIA says

Power lines run from the coal fired Intermountain Power Project, which will close in 2025, outside Delta, Utah, US, on June 1, 2017. REUTERS/George Frey Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 9 (Reuters) – US power consumption will rise to a record high in 2022 as the economy grows, the US … Read more

German H1 energy use down 3.5% on slower economy, high prices, weather

Power lines are pictured in front of the Weisweiler brown coal power plant of German utility and energy supplier RWE in Weisweiler near the western German city of Aachen, Germany, January 28, 2020. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register FRANKFURT, Aug 2 (Reuters) – German primary energy consumption fell … Read more

Australia’s Westpac vows to reduce lending to coal, oil companies

A pedestrian looks at his phone as he walks past a logo for Australia’s Westpac Banking Corp located outside a branch in central Sydney, Australia, November 5, 2018. REUTERS/David Gray Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register July 27 (Reuters) – Australia’s Westpac Banking Corp (WBC.AX) on Wednesday announced plans to reduce its … Read more

US power companies face a supply-chain crisis this summer

June 29 (Reuters) – US power companies are facing supply crunches that may hamper their ability to keep the lights on as the nation heads into the heat of summer and the peak hurricane season. Extreme weather events such as storms, wildfires and drought are becoming more common in the United States. Consumer power use … Read more

US power use to reach record high in 2022 as economy grows -EIA

Power lines run from the coal fired Intermountain Power Project, which will close in 2025, outside Delta, Utah, US, on June 1, 2017. REUTERS/George Frey Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register July 12 (Reuters) – US power consumption was on track to rise to record highs in 2022 and 2023 as the … Read more