Wind energy is one of the main pillars of the renewable energy transition in Europe. But we should not forget that wind energy comes with a huge price tag. Germany … Continue reading Wind Power Generation: Technical Solutions for Wind Energy Storage
In this post I would like to address the overall market potential of biofuels in the years to come. I will focus on the next 10 years, as I believe … Continue reading In-Depth Energy Market Analysis: Massive Worldwide Potential of Biofuels 2020 – 2030
A few years ago, biomass was just a minor branch of the energy industry. Noone would have ever considered to invest in pyrolosis plants. Now, a growing number of researchers … Continue reading Future Market Potential of Biogas CHP Plants in the Energy and Agriculture Sectors
The fact of the matter remains: The North Sea’s oil and gas reserves are rapidly diminishing. Peak Oil is a geological concept with sound scientific and statistical foundations. It is … Continue reading European Energy Contest: Pipeline Gas Competes with LNG
When I have a day off I walk along the sandy beaches of the Baltic Sea. I find it easy to forget that we are just small widgets in a … Continue reading Forecasting: Europe’s Energy Future 2020 – 2030 Predictions
When it comes to energy consumption, East Asian nations are growing by leaps and bounds. This is new, but not unprecedented, as we have seen similar developments during the industrial … Continue reading Why Russia is a Key Player in East Asian Energy Markets and Why It Matters
*** West Germany’s automobile industry is in big trouble. *** Berlin, Brandenburg, Sachsen-Anhalt, Thüringen and Saxony content with Southern Germany: Which German region will become the German car manufacturing hub … Continue reading Creative Destruction in the Electric Vehicle Industry: East Germany’s Industrial Juggernaut Is on the Move
An Uncertain Future, But Laden With Golden Opportunities For Investors Willing To Take The Risk… The future of the energy industry is shrouded in mist. No one knows for … Continue reading The Enormous Growth Potential of the Russian Energy Industry 2020 – 2040
In the late 19th century, Western civilization reached a turning point. Industrial progress seemed unstoppable, coal was plentiful. But the search was on. The earth gives, and entrepreneurs and fortune … Continue reading Peak Oil And Global Oil Consumption: A Causal Relationship?
Coal was the fuel that made the industrial revolution possible, and coal pushed Europe into the modern age. Coal has made its mark on geography, and has shaped the geopolitics … Continue reading Coal Power: Rebirth or End of the Industrial Age?
EROI = every energy source being used for energy production releases a certain amount of energy, which is divided by the energy necessary to build the plant, to supply the … Continue reading Energy Potential of Fossil Fuels, Nuclear and Renewable Energy
EROI = pendant toute sa durée de vie, une installation technique libère une certaine quantité d’énergie, qui est divisée par l’énergie nécessaire pour toutes les fonctions nécessaires, pour construire l’installation … Continue reading Potentiel énergétique des combustibles fossiles, de l’énergie nucléaire et de l’énergie renouvelable
1. For geothermal energy and hydropower projects location is absolutely critical to make the project a success, if you want to invest in hydropower or geothermal energy. From my point … Continue reading Investment Opportunities and Energy Return of Hydropower and Geothermal Energy