Energy Grows American Manufacturing

What’s the difference between crude oil and petroleum products? You might think they’re the same thing, but they’re not, they’re different! For those who’d like...

More Concern & Confusion in Wake of Drilling Moratorium

Although lawmakers and business people in Louisiana are urging the Obama administration to reconsider the six-month moratorium on drilling in the Gulf of Mexico,...
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Top 5 Stories in Energy This Week

Energy Contractor Rebuilding Puerto Rico’s Electric Grid Questioned by U.S. Congress (via USA Today) A small electricity and utility contractor, which until very recently only...

Do You Have Energy Vampires in Your Home?!

Halloween is here! That means it's time to look out for ghosts, monsters and other things that go bump in the night. It's also...
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Top 5 Energy News Stories This Week

EIA: 1 in 4 Households are All Electric EIA’s most recent 2015 Residential Energy Consumption Survey found that twenty-five percent of United States households nationwide...

The Dollars and “Sense” of Energy Conservation

On the eve of Memorial Day weekend, families across the nation are gearing up for those joyous summer pastimes: vacations to the beach, neighborhood...

Boom Towns

At a time when many of our political leaders are promoting policies that send jobs overseas and favor importing over producing key commodities like...

Can cars run on water alone?

If it sounds too good to be true, that’s often because it is. You may have recently heard about a new car fueled entirely...

State Legislators Say Interior Withholding Mineral Royalties is “akin to theft”

Legislators belonging to the Energy Producing States Coalition (EPSC) this week alerted leaders of the House Energy and Commerce Committee of their opposition to the Department...

Reasons for projected natural gas-fired generation growth vary by region

EIA projects that natural gas-fired electric power sector generation in the contiguous United States will increase to 1,600 million megawatthours (MWh) by 2040, a...