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Switch to NatGas Delivers Lowest CO2 Emissions from Electricity Generation Since 1993

Switch to NatGas Delivers Lowest CO2 Emissions from Electricity Generation Since 1993

Natural Gas: the environmental movement’s strongest asset

Double benefits of gas-fired power plants: NatGas emits less carbon dioxide per unit of electricity generation and consumes less fuel per unit of generation

It shouldn’t be very long before the environmental movement …

A Climate Win for Natural Gas: U.S. Carbon Dioxide Output Plummets

A Climate Win for Natural Gas: U.S. Carbon Dioxide Output Plummets

Thanks largely to the move by power generators from coal to gas, energy-related carbon dioxide emissions sink to 12% below 2005’s levels: EIA

The natural gas industry along with its electric power generation customers have scored a big win for …

The Oil Industry’s Lumpy Year

The Oil Industry’s Lumpy Year

If you look at the number of jobs lost, company market value lost, and the growing numbers of oil patch bankruptcies, 2015’s continued commodities price fall led to a lot of bangs and bruises in the oil and gas industry. …

Coal Under Fire: Clean Power Plan Begins

Coal Under Fire: Clean Power Plan Begins

27 States are Suing to Stop the CPP, Where do Things Stand?

On August 3, 2015, President Obama and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced the Clean Power Plan, which is described on the EPA website as “a historic and …

Fossil Fuel v. Renewable Energy: Did Green Slip through the Door while North American Oil & Gas Companies were Busy Creating the Shale Boom?

Fossil Fuel v. Renewable Energy: Did Green Slip through the Door while North American Oil & Gas Companies were Busy Creating the Shale Boom?

Cultural Attitudes: 55 Years can make a World of Difference. So can 12.

Remember the iconic 1960-era engineer? He wore a pocket protector in the shirt pocket of his short-sleeved white dress shirt. He usually had two or three ballpoint …