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NUCLEAR BLACKOUT: The milestone that will condition the energy transition

By | 2019-03-21T08:47:21+00:00 March 21st, 2019|Categories: Electricity Markets, Featured, M·Blog|Tags: , , |

The technological change of the Spanish generation park that will take place in the coming years for the energy transition towards a low-carbon economy, must take place in 2030. It is fair to acknowledge that the journey is being a resounding success, however, one of the hot spots of the change is the capacity of Enresa [...]

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The Coal’s paradox: where idealism meets pragmatism

By | 2019-01-22T14:59:51+00:00 January 22nd, 2019|Categories: Coal, Energy Markets, Featured, M·Blog|Tags: , , |

Let’s face it: we Humans are very poor when it comes to dealing with the intangible. We deal in obvious comparisons and in lieu of that: a real pain now is worth far more than a greater pain in the yet unseen (albeit still known) future. “One problem at a time” we say, and despite our [...]

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The end of the daylight saving time: how does it affect to the company’s energy costs?

By | 2018-09-18T17:43:30+00:00 September 18th, 2018|Categories: Energy Markets, Featured, M·Blog|Tags: , , |

September surprised bringing news that creates both sympathy and rejection at the same time: Brussels proposes the end of the daylight-saving time. Around 4.6 million people participated in a non-binding survey on the continuity of this measure and nothing less than 80% of the participants were against shifting their time twice a year. On Friday, September [...]

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Crystal Ball – The uncharted territory of energy prediction

By | 2018-07-31T11:45:33+00:00 July 31st, 2018|Categories: Electricity Markets, Energy Markets, Featured, M·Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Is in human nature the necessity to have a “logic” explanation for everything that happens and in the energy market that’s no different. As normal, one tends to rely on the fact that an action triggers a reaction and the more informed you are about those actions, the best you can (try to) “predict” their reactions. [...]

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The business model of the electric companies: new actors, new roles, new rules

By | 2018-07-03T10:21:12+00:00 July 3rd, 2018|Categories: Electricity Markets, Energy Markets, Featured, M·Blog|Tags: , , , |

For a while now, we are experiencing changes of great relevance in the electricity sector. Slowly but unstoppably the big electric companies are working hard to reinvent themselves. The boom in innovation has led to the corporate venture capital funds of large electricity, oil and gas companies, tripling their investments in the last six years, as [...]

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SUBSIDIES FOR ENERGY INTENSIVE CONSUMERS: NEW RULES AND DEADLINES FOR 2018

By | 2018-06-25T08:12:49+00:00 June 25th, 2018|Categories: Electricity Markets, Energy Markets, Energy Policies, M·Blog|Tags: , , |

ARERA, or the new Regulation Authority for Energy Networks and Environments, with the resolution 921/2017 / R / eel of the 28th of December 2017, has disencumbered the new operating methods for the recognition of subsidies for energy-intensive consumers, defined in accordance with the Ministerial Decree of the 21st of December 2017, effective from the 1st [...]

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PSOE addressing Energy – advance or setback?

By | 2018-06-20T09:43:41+00:00 June 20th, 2018|Categories: Electricity Markets, Energy Markets, Featured, M·Blog, Spain|Tags: , , , , |

The month of June started in a very lively political atmosphere. As a result of a conviction against the Popular Party in the Gürtel case, Pedro Sanchez has become president of the government after the approval of a motion of censure against former president Mariano Rajoy. This has happened in the middle of the mandate, two [...]

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Spain road to energy transition: Prequel

By | 2017-10-26T13:11:23+00:00 September 20th, 2017|Categories: Electricity Markets, M·Blog|Tags: , , |

While most of the economies are providing action plans and laws on energy transition, which is probably the central element of the fight against climate change, Spain stays behind. In fact, in recent years it has experienced a setback in terms of renewable energy generation. Spain still have not approved a law on climate change that [...]

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Where are we turning “green” enough?

By | 2017-09-13T12:51:50+00:00 July 26th, 2017|Categories: Energy Markets, M·Blog|Tags: , , , |

On July 11th, the International Energy Agency (IEA) published its yearly report about the World Energy Investment trends in 2016, revealing important intel on the attractiveness of each energy sector during last year and the trends in terms of development and initiatives. The report presents key analysis of developments and investments in all fuels and energy [...]

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THE NEXT ENERGY REVOLUTION WILL BE LED BY MACHINES

By | 2017-10-23T06:47:49+00:00 July 21st, 2017|Categories: Energy Markets, M·Blog|Tags: , , , |

“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, are now mainstream topics in the definition of both short [...]

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