M·Blog 2017-02-20T19:00:41+00:00
1601, 2018

Coal is still the key of global energy

By | January 16th, 2018|Categories: Coal, Featured, M·Blog|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

2017 has been a year characterized by a clear upward trend in electricity and gas prices, not only in Europe but also globally. And in this rise, coal prices have once again played a key role. This commodity influences the prices of electricity, based on its [...]

1001, 2018

US Crude Export: The job is not done yet

By | January 10th, 2018|Categories: Energy Markets, Featured, M·Blog, Oil|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

The strong and consistent rally in crude prices that took place between the end of June and early December, does not seem to be over yet. Oil market has shifted considerably over the last few weeks. Brent is trading above $66 per barrel. Investors are sitting [...]

1312, 2017

The Mibgas and The Midcat and more gas.

By | December 13th, 2017|Categories: Energy Markets, Featured, Gas, M·Blog, Spain|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on The Mibgas and The Midcat and more gas.

We've talked a lot about Mibgas, the hub gas in Spain that should have started in 2014 and was delayed a year. Above all, it has been discussed the potential for Spain as explained in our article "The alternative for our energy island". An article in [...]

2811, 2017

COP 23: small steps towards the Paris Agreement

By | November 28th, 2017|Categories: Coal, Energy Policies, Featured, M·Blog|Tags: , , |Comments Off on COP 23: small steps towards the Paris Agreement

On November 17, the twenty-third Conference of the Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP23), held in Bonn (Germany), ended. Many have cataloged it as the Convention of the small steps. Thus, it has been possible to achieve small progress towards fulfilling [...]

2211, 2017

There is no paradise without water

By | November 22nd, 2017|Categories: Electricity Markets, Featured, M·Blog|Tags: , , |Comments Off on There is no paradise without water

One year ago, I wrote an article about the impact of the French Nuclear Power in the Spanish Energy System and its capacity to influence significantly the Power Spot Prices (OMIE) of the Iberian Peninsula as well as other neighbouring. The nightmare lived last winter was [...]

1411, 2017

The End Of The Petrodollar and The Rise Of The Petroyuan

By | November 14th, 2017|Categories: M·Blog, Oil|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on The End Of The Petrodollar and The Rise Of The Petroyuan

A “Petrodollar” is a U.S. Dollar obtained through the sale of crude oil, i.e. it’s a term created particularly to describe the situation of the OPEC countries, where the sale of this commodity allows these nations to prosper and reinvest its USD in the nations which [...]