POV: Power Breakfast

Power Breakfast for June 27, 2016

Brexit and the U.K.'s energy policy; June’s manufacturing activity


POV: Power Breakfast

A nearly daily update of energy-related news:

  • With Britain voting to exit the European Union, analysts are asking how this will affect the country’s energy policy. Specifically, three of the questions raised include how Brexit will affect the Europe’s commitment to the Paris climate agreement, how will it affect the U.K’s participation in the E.U.’s emissions trading system and what will this vote mean for the country’s own energy and climate laws.
  • The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas released June’s manufacturing activity with the data showing that manufacturing activity declined in June. The production index, a measure of the state’s manufacturing conditions, rose from -13.1 in May to -7.0 in June. Also during June, the general business activity index rose slightly, ending at 18.3.
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