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A PRIMER ON ENERGY: “The reality is that we have more combined oil, coal, and natural gas resources…

A PRIMER ON ENERGY: “The reality is that we have more combined oil, coal, and natural gas resources than any other country on the planet. We have enough energy resources to provide reliable and affordable energy for decades, even centuries to come. The only real question is whether we will have access to our abundant [...]
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Chart Of The Day: The Great American Energy Boom

Business & Finance / Investing : Seeking Alpha (14 hours ago)

By Mark J. Perry: (click to enlarge)The chart above helps to illustrate the significance of America’s shale oil and gas boom by showing the combined domestic output of US oil and gas (in quadrillion BTUs, EIA data here). After produ... Read Post

Yes, oil production is booming under Obama. No, it hasn’t lowered gas prices.

Business & Finance : Ezra Klein (3 years ago)

Remember Michele Bachmann’s critique of President Obama’s energy policy? “We have resources from coal to oil to natural gas,” she said. “The problem is, under the EPA, they’ve been busy locking up (supplies), especially under Presid... Read Post

Replacing coal and oil with natural gas will not help fight global warming

Academics / General Science : Science Codex (15 hours ago)

Both shale gas and conventional natural gas have a larger greenhouse gas footprint than do coal or oil, especially for the primary uses of residential and commercial heating. Dr. Robert Howarth, a professor of ecology and environmen... Read Post


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