The International Energy Agency is releasing its newly updated online data service for all fuels and energy balances, supported by a series of free overviews. These publications and datasets present comprehensive global data and statistics for 2016, plus provisional data for 2017 from OECD countries where available.
The JRC released a new batch of a certified reference material (CRM) – ERM®-EF318k – consisting of gas oil that contains the Euromarker Solvent Yellow 124 to prevent taxation fraud. This CRM is highly requested, as it is essential for checking the proper use of energy fuel products within the European Union.
Global energy investment totalled USD 1.8 trillion in 2017, a 2% decline in real terms from the previous year, according to the World Energy Investment 2018 report. More than USD 750 billion went to the electricity sector while USD 715 billion was spent on oil and gas supply globally.