As emerging countries get richer, they are increasingly demanding a cleaner world. That, as John Stepek explains, is creating opportunities for investors.
Energy: the MoneyWeek view
May 2015: Oil rebound unlikely to last Oil prices have bounced in the past few days, but a return to $100 seems unlikely for now. More Iranian oil could soon hit the market, and Russia has kept output above anticipated levels. Supply remains ample, and lower prices have yet to boost demand.
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Tesla’s new battery technology could revolutionise the energy market.
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.
Asset allocation is at least as important as individual share selection. So where should you be putting your money? Here’s May’s take on the major asset classes.
US electric car maker Tesla is set to announce a product that could revolutionise the renewable energy sector. Bengt Saelensminde explains what’s on the cards.
Cheap oil has not been the drag on renewable energy that you might think, says Matthew Partridge. Here, he explains why – and picks the best ways to profit from the trend.
Miner turned businessman, David Lenigas has people worried in England’s southeast over his plans to drill for oil.
Shell’s £47bn bid for BG suggests the oil sector is set for another round of major deals. But investors should avoid getting carried away, says John Stepek.
Th deal with Iran paves the way for a resumption of oil exports, raising the prospect of yet more oil hitting an already oversupplied market.
Shell’s takeover of BG Group will spark a wave of mergers in the energy sector. John Stepek asks – who will be next?
As one of the top performing sectors so far this year, renewable energy offers investors some great opportunities to profit, says Bengt Saelensminde.
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