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Monday – 11th March
- Another one bites the dust (UK energy provider). This time it is Brilliant Energy. FT counts 11 UK utility companies have gone under since January 2018. 1 million customers have been displaced.
Tuesday – 12th March
- 4.5 million households in China switched from coal to natural gas during 2018. Chinese imports of LNG are growing accordingly. BP predicts China will use 22% of global energy by 2040.
- Bloomberg report, covered by Forbes, predicts global LNG demand will double in the next 15 years; half of exported gas will come from the US which exported 3 billion cubic feet per day during 2018 (roughly 1/3 of UK annual gas consumption).
Wednesday – 13th March
Thursday – 14th March
- Institute of Welsh Affairs lays out 10-point plan to generate 100% of electricity for Wales by 2035.
Saturday – 16th March