INTERNATIONAL ENERGY AGENCY Mining News

Oil sands industry to remain under siege until 2020 on low crude prices

The gloomy outlook comes as the International Energy Agency predicts crude oil won't reach $80 a barrel until at least the end of the decade.

IEA predicts huge collapse in US oil output next year

The agency believes U.S. tight oil supply will sink by nearly 400,000 barrels a day in 2016.

Solar power to replace coal as world's top electricity source by 2050 — IEA

Coal currently generates about 36% of global electric power, according to the energy watchdog.

Renewable power to outpace gas by 2016: International Energy Agency

Power generation from renewable sources is expected to increase by 40% over the next five years.

Gas ‘golden age’ at risk due to rising costs, coal comeback: IEA

Agency foresees a very harsh competition between coal and gas.

New IEA report predicts surge in global coal use

A new report released last week by the International Energy Agency (IEA) predicts that primary world energy demand will grow 45% by 2030 with global demand for coal increasing more than any other fuel source. […]

New IEA report predicts surge in global coal use

A new report released last week by the International Energy Agency (IEA) predicts that primary world energy demand will grow 45% by 2030 with global demand for coal increasing more than any other fuel source. IEA’s latest World Energy Outlook predicts that coal will be mined to meet more than a third of the predicted [...]