Investing in energy

We’re on the cusp of a revolution in the energy industry. It’s one that could redraw the energy map of the world, give humanity the ability to tap essentially unlimited power sources, and – if you make the right investments – make a fortune for investors.

In short, we’re living through a change in the way the world produces and consumes energy. It is a transition that’s well under way. And it’s being driven by the convergence of several key technological trends that are showing no sign of abating.

While you wouldn’t be alone in thinking that solar power was further away than ever, you could be wrong. Solar is on the brink of becoming the world’s dominant energy source.

How to profit from a Smart Energy Revolution

2016 is primed to be the year the world sees a tangible shift away from fossil fuels towards solar power: the price per watt of electricity generated by solar has more than halved in the last decade, and installations of solar panels have increased six-fold since 2010.

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Three little charts and the coming solar revolution

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As solar energy gets cheaper and more efficient, the number of new installations is growing exponentially. Here, Nick O’Connor looks at the solar revolution, and what it means for you.

Tesla’s battery revolution: is this the ‘tipping point’ for solar energy?

Tesla’s ‘Powerwall’ battery system aims to bring down the cost of energy storage. Matthew Partridge asks if this is the ‘tipping point’ for solar energy.

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The anti-freeze in the oil market

A lack of agreement in Doha over freezing oil production sent the oil bulls rushing to unwind their positions.

What now for the oil price?

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Failure by oil producing nations to reach agreement on production quotas could threaten the recovery in the oil price. John Stepek looks at where it might go from here, and what it means for world markets.

Battery technology – the final piece of the puzzle

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Battery technology is the key piece in the puzzle for renewable energy, says Nick O’Connor. It will change the electricity industry forever.

Don’t expect an oil freeze

Top oil producers are meeting to discuss freezing their output at current levels. Don’t hold your breath.

Three little charts and the coming solar revolution

As solar energy gets cheaper and more efficient, the number of new installations is growing exponentially. Here, Nick O’Connor looks at the solar revolution, and what it means for you.

The age of the sun guzzler

The internal combustion engine created a huge demand for oil. But the new generation of electric cars will transform energy markets. That’s something everyone needs to understand, says Nick O’Connor.

The bulls inch ahead in the oil stakes

The oil price has probably bottomed, says David C Stevenson. Investors need to tread carefully and be patient, but this could be a good time to start buying energy stocks.

Gamble of the week: a beaten-up oil explorer

The oil sector has rallied alongside the recovery in the crude oil price. But most companies in the sector aren’t out of the woods yet.

The Hinkley Point controversy

A third nuclear plant at Hinkley Point could cost £24.5bn to build and engineers have expressed concern about the technology involved. So why stick with it? Matthew Partridge investigates.

What to expect as oil gets dearer

Oil has risen by about 30% in just a few weeks. Matthew Lynn looks at the potential consequences of a higher oil price.

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