The Crisis In Energy Education

Forbes Alex Epstein In this series I will be exploring the dangerous lack of energy education in the United States, particularly about the indispensable benefits provided by fossil fuel energy—the subject of my book The Moral Case for Fossil Fuels. This week I focus on the lack of education within the fossil fuel industry. In […]

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North American Fossil Fuel Boom Raises Risks From Expanding Oil and Gas Transport Network

Circle of Blue By Brett Walton Until two years ago, when the National Wildlife Federation pointed out their presence, the twin oil pipelines beneath the fast-flowing channel that connects Lake Michigan to Lake Huron were like nearly every other piece of North America’s energy transport network. The 61-year-old steel pipelines, owned and managed apparently without […]

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Egypt in Talks to Import Cypriot Natural Gas

ABC NEWS By Menelaos Hadjicostis Associated Press Egypt is speeding up talks with neighboring Cyprus to import natural gas for its domestic use and for possible re-export to other countries, the Egyptian petroleum minister said Tuesday. Sherif Ismail said gas can be piped directly to Egypt from the field off Cyprus’ southern coast that is estimated […]

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Behind the Ambitious Push for Solar Energy in Allegheny County

Powersource By Daniel Moore For solar power advocates, this part of the state has been a relatively dark and gloomy place. Allegheny County is home to fewer than 3 percent of the more than 7,000 total solar-powered generators registered statewide. Including Allegheny, the nine counties that make up southwestern Pennsylvania have just 6 percent of the […]

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Four Mass. Lawmakers Describe Upcoming Fight Against Kinder Morgan Gas Pipeline: Audio

Mass Live By Mary Serreze FITCHBURG — At a statewide “Stop the Pipeline” summit Saturday, a panel of Massachusetts legislators discussed the potential role of Beacon Hill in fighting the proposed Kinder Morgan/Tennessee Gas “Northeast Energy Direct” project. Kinder Morgan submitted its initial “pre-filing” with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) on Sept. 15, kicking off a […]

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