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Tag: "energy"

Truth in Advertising

Have you seen this TV commercial advertising an electric car? It starts by showing virtually every appliance, utility and tool used by average, everyday people being powered by an internal combustion engine that’s pumping massive amounts of black smoke into the atmosphere. Impressive efforts are made to tie all visual references to the petroleum industry, […]

Abundance of Shale Gas Resources May Spark Manufacturing Renaissance in the U.S.

Potential Addition of Approximately One Million Jobs, an Estimated $11.6 Billion in Cost Savings And Greater Investments in U.S. Plants are among Significant Economic Benefits NEW YORK, Dec. 14, 2011  — The abundance of shale gas resources may spark a U.S. manufacturing renaissance with economic benefits that include cost savings, greater investments to expand U.S. manufacturing facilities […]

Cyber Attacks Threaten World Oil Supply

Computers control nearly all aspects of the worlds oil supply today. Increasingly, they are coming under more and more frequent and carefully planned cyber attacks. Hackers conduct industrial espionage and threaten potential global havoc through oil supply disruption. “If anybody gets into the area where you can control opening and closing of valves, or release […]

Gas Prices Drop Steadily Just in Time for Holiday Travel

Many families across America are feeling a little budgetary relief just in time for Christmas, as the price of gasoline has been steadily dropping for about the last 5-1/2 months, with the exception of a spike during the week of Thanksgiving, which has lead some watchdogs to express opinions of price gouging during the busiest […]

Oil Production – The MSM Is Covering For Obama

Gasoline and Oil Prices As of Monday, November 14, 2011, the nationwide average gasoline price was $3.436 per gallon (including all taxes) for regular grade. That price is UP by 54.4 cents from a year ago. It is cheapest on the Gulf Coast ($3.231) and most expensive on the West Coast ($3.759). In the “so […]

Drill Baby Drill! Sign The White House US Oil Drilling Petition!

“Your voice in our Government”… so they say! According to the new We The People part of our government website, they want to hear from us- the actual people who make up this great nation! We The People is Live! Welcome to We the People on WhiteHouse.gov. This tool provides you with a new way to […]

Obama’s Solar Stimulus SNAFU

President Obama made a high-profile visit in May 2010 to Solyndra Inc., a solar-panel manufacturing plant in Fremont, Calif. The company received $535 million in loans from the Energy Department and was a centerpiece of the Obama administration’s economic stimulus effort. “Companies like Solyndra are leading the way toward a brighter and more prosperous future,” Mr. Obama chirped. On Wednesday, Solyndra closed its corporate headquarters, announced that it’s filing for bankruptcy and laying off 1,100 workers.

Study Projects Major Growth for Heavy Crude Oil, Evaluates Potential and Challenges for Next 25 Years

HOUSTON, Sept. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Global production of heavy crude oil, led by new output fromCanada, Venezuela and the Middle East, will rise to 12.3 million barrels per day by 2020. This estimate is drawn from short-term and medium-term projections in Hart Energy’s Heavy Crude Oil: A Global Analysis and Outlook to 2035. The latest edition of the just-released annual […]

Uranium Energy Corp Acquires Major South Texas Uranium Exploration Database

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX, Aug. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – Uranium Energy Corp (NYSE-AMEX: UEC, “UEC” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a definitive purchase and sale agreement with Uranium One Inc. which provides for the acquisition by the Company of a South Texasuranium database package (the “Database”) from Uranium One. This strategic Database […]

Ambit Energy Earns “Top 5 Electric Provider” Honors in Texas

  DALLAS, Aug. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — For the second consecutive year, Ambit Energy was named a “top five electric provider in Texas” based on a recent customer satisfaction survey by J.D. Power and Associates. The survey considered the responses of 8,100 Texas residential customers about their overall satisfaction with their electricity provider, increasing Ambit Energy’s overall customer satisfaction index by 26 points […]

People for the Ethical Treatment of .. Rocks

Appearing at a People Against Dangerous Environmentalism (PADE – pronounced ‘paid’) event, former Vice President Al Gore said that the spotted owl, delta smelt and albino salamander are to blame for the warming of the earth. The sudden proliferation of those protected species and the sudden over-reliance upon solar farms and windmills is creating a warming […]

Proposed Natural Gas Act: Dead on Arrival in Washington

NEW YORK, July 27, 2011 — Senior energy executive Karl W. Miller is a major supporter in establishing a comprehensive energy plan for the U.S. However, Mr. Miller has advised numerous times, government handouts do not work, never have and never will. The capital markets must make investment decisions based upon supply, demand, price points […]

Renewed Calls on Obama and Democrats to Focus on America

NEW YORK, July 21, 2011 — Leading Independent and Senior Energy Executive Karl W. Miller today renewed calls for President Obama to start listening to senior industry executives and experts, resolve the U.S. real estate crisis, address depression era unemployment and put a credible national energy plan in place. The debt limit sideshow is a […]

Pace Global Announces New VP in Renewable Energy Development Group

FAIRFAX, Va., June 14, 2011 — Pace Global Energy Services has named Tim Heinle as vice president in the renewable energy development group in the Fairfax, VA office. Mr. Heinle’s background in solar, wind and clean fuels project development will be applied in a leadership capacity related to renewable energy development and financing. Fred James, […]

TrendWatch: How Hurricane Season Can Lead to Gas Crisis

ATLANTA, May 24, 2011 — When Hurricane Katrina shut down the majority of oil      refining capabilities in the Gulf of Mexico in 2005, prices skyrocketed overnight and incited a rush on gasoline that led to a nationwide, weeks-long gas shortage. With prices currently nearing post-Katrina levels on their own, this hurricane season could prove even […]