Power Fuels Tracker

Analysis and insight into the latest trends affecting the power sector and sources of generation

Features

Bongkot South production platform, Thailand

Thailand’s power mix – gas under threat

Gas dominates Thailand’s generation mix. However, government plans to limit gas generation and push renewables could weaken its position.

Industrial emissions.

German power’s emission challenge

Germany is under pressure to move forward with its coal policy and get on track to meet its emission reduction targets.

Opinion

Demonstrators erect a seven meter high 'fracking rig' as they call for a ban on exploration and development of shale gas in the UK, outside the Houses of Parliament, London.

UK demand outlook may stymie shale development

A recent research note from Global Gas Analytics suggests UK gas demand will fall to 2030 while overall European demand is unlikely to grow significantly. This makes large-scale development of UK shale unlikely.

Ferrybridge coal-fired power stations

UK to set emissions limit to force coal phase-out

The UK government has introduced an emissions limit for power producers that it hopes will see coal phased out of the country’s energy mix by 2025.

Analysis. Insight.

Published monthly, Power Fuels Tracker provides insight into power demand and generation trends. Covering all sources of power generation, PFT gives a forward view of supply and demand, and analysis of the issues affecting sources of generation.

Regional analysis

Finance

Country and regional level coverage with a global view of developments likely to affect power generation