M·Blog 2017-02-20T19:00:41+00:00
2107, 2017


By | July 21st, 2017|Categories: Energy Markets, Featured, M·Blog|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

“Algorithms”. “Big Data”. “Artificial Intelligence” (AI). “Machine Learning” (ML). As of late, these are words that jumped from backroom technical conversations (in the mind of many probably directly from science-fiction) straight into business conference rooms worldwide. Topics which were once just highly technical fields of investigation, [...]

1207, 2017

Rough and the growing effect of LNG in Europe

By | July 12th, 2017|Categories: Featured, Gas, M·Blog|Tags: |0 Comments

On June 20th, Centrica announced the permanent closure of Rough gas storage, situated 29km offshore Easington in Great Britain. This news could be overlooked by many if it were not because it accounts for 70% of UK storage capacity, equivalent to 9 days of gas supply, [...]

407, 2017

The nuclear problem…

By | July 4th, 2017|Categories: Electricity Markets, M·Blog, Spain|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Nuclear energy remains a major source of debate and the lack of consensus on EU energy policies does not help dispel doubts. To maintain stability, electricity consumption and meet the goals of climate change, nuclear is not the ultimate solution, but it still plays a vital [...]

2706, 2017

OPEC: State of Decay

By | June 27th, 2017|Categories: Featured, M·Blog, Oil|Tags: , , |0 Comments

During the last weeks, what we discussed in previous articles became a reality. And so it is, that the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries has lost its grip on the global crude oil markets and its actions are not as effective as they once were. A [...]

1406, 2017

The United States and the Paris Agreement

By | June 14th, 2017|Categories: Energy Policies, M·Blog|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on The United States and the Paris Agreement

What we previously knew as climate change is only what we now call global warming. We soon realized that the problem was much more serious than a simple increase in the average temperature of the planet. In the last 50 years, the trend of global warming [...]

706, 2017

Natural Gas Demand in Europe: What’s the medium-term scenario?

By | June 7th, 2017|Categories: Energy Policies, Gas, M·Blog|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Natural Gas Demand in Europe: What’s the medium-term scenario?

Gas demand in Europe has been characterized by extreme optimism and success when the business started to run in the early 60’s. After the discovery of the Groeningen gas field in the Netherlands in 1959, gas started to be seen as the potential centre of the [...]