Chinese wind power sector to witness enormous development

The continuous devastations from earthquakes and tsunami, combined with the nuclear power plant disaster in Japan, have led to the creation of new market opportunities for China. The Chinese wind energy sector is experiencing gains due to shifting trends. The Chinese Wind Energy Association released a statistical report which stated that, in 2010, mainland China added 18.9 gigawatts of wind...
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Oil and gas investments – a close look

One of the commodities in which investments are made on a large scale is referred to as oil and gas stocks. These are also called oil and gas investments, and combine to form one of the primary investment arenas because of their high rates of return and greater opportunities. But before making any oil and gas investments, there are some factors that must be considered. Oil and gas investments...
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Get to know about Oil wells

What exactly is an oil well? This term can be applied to any drilling or orifice made in the crust of the surface of the earth, with the main purpose being the retrieval of petroleum oil, or other fossil fuels. Petroleum oil is usually not the only product that is retrieved. Sometimes, by-products like coal, precious metals, ore and mainly natural gas are bound to turn up in the substances found...
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Investments in oil – nothing is really constant

Any market involving calculations, speculations and guesswork becomes unpredictable and inconsistent over time. Even the most lucrative market, the oil industry, has been showing signs of inconsistency over the past few years. Though the oil market is well exposed to investors and well explored by them, there are some facts which they still need to know. Because of these fluctuations, the media...
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Could Japan scrap off its nuclear reactors?

The recent earthquake-tsunami in Japan has brought many changes in the thinking patterns of the Japanese government regarding the future of energy sources that the Japanese economy has to depend on. The nuclear reactors that have been destroyed due to the tsunami could become detrimental regarding the future of energy sources in Japan. Indeed, such catastrophes can well bring even the strongest...
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