Index rises only slightly during second tracking quarter

Click here to enlarge imageBased on growth in oil consumption, overall economic recovery, and increases in private power plant and distribution capacity additions, the average Global Energy Investment (GEI) index for the 20 countries tracked rose slightly, reaching a group average of 52 during fourth quarter 1999 compared with the third quarter.The fourth quarter of 1999 was characterized by gains in oil use as some economies recovered their strength due to continued increases in private power generation and distribution assets in markets such as Argentina, Australia, Germany, Italy, the Philippines, and the US.Third quarter of trackingThe GEI Index tracks over time, for a select group ...

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