Latest FERC Data For First Half Of 2020:
Renewables Are 57.1% Of New U.S. Generating Capacity
Renewables Are Sole Source Of New Capacity In June Over The Next Three Years,
Renewables Will Add Over 56,000-MW Of New Capacity
Wind And Solar Will Each Provide A […]
Tesla charging station with a rooftop solar collector. This station is located in Tejon Ranch, California. Photo:Wikimedia Commons.
By Randy Bryant
I was driving around town a month ago (windows still open) with a noisy truck on one side and a motorcycle on the other. So my mind wandered again to thoughts […]
An oil drilling rig as it arrived in Port Angeles, Wash. in 2015 aboard a transport ship bound for exploratory drilling in the Chukchi Sea off Alaska’s northwest coast. (Daniella Beccaria / AP)
By Associated Press
a major reversal, the Obama administration said Tuesday it will bar oil drilling off the Atlantic Coast, a […]
BURLINGTON, Vt. – U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders’ stand against the proposed Bakken oil pipeline in Iowa is the focus of a new television ad set to begin airing on Wednesday in Iowa. Sanders is the only candidate to oppose the pipeline, which would pump dirty crude oil across Iowa.
In the 30-second ad, […]
Lorraine Chow | October 20, 2015 10:58 am
Oil and saltwater are still spilling at an “out of control” rate from a North Dakota oil well owned by Oasis Petroleum Inc. that blew out over the weekend, UPI reports. So far, more than 67,000 gallons of crude and roughly 84,000 gallons of saltwater-brine (a toxic […]
A Majority of Big Oil Wants to Act on Climate Change
By George Harvey
Among oil companies, there are five that stand out, traditionally called “Big Oil,” and “the super-majors.” Though there are other large companies, these five stand out for reasons of both history and economics.
Three of […]