energy transition


Why the world’s mining companies are so stingy

Why the world’s mining companies are so stingy

Miners spent the years that followed cleaning up the mess. In 2015 more than $50bn-worth of assets were written down. BHP, the world’s most valuable mining firm, spun off its least-loved sites to raise money…



The path to green energy is getting messier

The path to green energy is getting messier

Offshore wind projects are being scrapped, and renewable-energy companies’ share prices are tanking. In the U.S., automakers are reining in electric-vehicle plans as demand falters. Meanwhile, the oil-and-gas industry is embarking on a round of…