Leaked Data Just Revealed One of the Most-Closely Held Energy Secrets in the World

by | published April 18th, 2018

Saudi Arabia may be the cornerstone of the global economy, pumping out more than 10 million barrels of oil every day, yet for decades, this cloistered nation has been holding on to one of the biggest secrets in global business…

The key metrics for the single-most valuable company in the world – Saudi Aramco.

What a lot of people don’t know is that Aramco actually began as part of the Standard Oil Company of California (Socal), the company owned by the original oil baron, John D. Rockefeller, when it signed an oil contract deal with Saudi Arabia in 1933.

Why Renewables Are Rapidly Becoming the Energy “Currency of Choice”

by | published April 17th, 2018

The rapid growth of the renewable energy sector has been astonishing.

Renewables have been the fastest-growing sources of energy worldwide – and we’re seeing solar power coming in first as the fastest-growing source altogether.

Tech companies in particular have been embracing this “Renewable Revolution,” but it’s not just Silicon Valley that’s heading into this territory.

Big businesses like Starbucks and Target have been getting in on it as well, who have each announced aggressive targets to run 100% of its global operations with renewable energy.

In the midst of an energy revolution like this one, it’s easy to miss the subtleties involved in making it happen.

And there is one simple reason as to why renewables are surging