Center for Biological Diversity senior counsel Bill Snape said that United States should stop natural gas export because it contributes to global warming, affects local communities and drives US energy prices up.
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According to a 2012 Gallup Poll, 61% of the American public has a negative view of oil companies. At the time Gallup conducted this poll, gas prices were sky-high ($3.60/gallon national average for that time), as were Big Oil profits...Show More Summary
Back in November, economists excitedly predicted that lower oil prices would be great news for consumers. They suggested that Americans would save about $42 per month if gas prices remained low throughout the year, which would then translate into more discretionary spending. Show More Summary
China lowered the value of the yuan, and that sent all sorts of prices lower. So you may soon be paying less for gas, food and lumber. But there are downsides too: U.S. stocks fell hard.
Blame the loonie.
In some places they're already here.
Gas prices are down and they are going to continuing sliding according to one prominent oil industry analyst. In fact, gas prices could fall below $2 per gallon when a magic mid-September date arrives. “There will be thousands, evenShow More Summary
Gazprom Export official said that Russia's energy giant Gazprom is estimating an average price for gas deliveries to Europe in 2015 between $235 and $242 per 1,000 cubic meters.
``Germany's trade surplus is expected to rise to a new record in 2015 thanks to falls in the prices of imported oil and gas, Der Spiegel reported on Saturday. The Finance Ministry is estimating a trade surplus of 8.1 percent of economic output after 7.6 percent last year, the magazine said, citing an internal ministry document.''
When I drive my car, and it's time to stop at a gas station for a fill up, location and price are everything. Either there is a gas station on the way to where I'm going (in which price isn't as great of a consideration), or I go to a [...]
Firmer labour market and low gas prices might be helping loosen consumers' wallets.
No time like the present
Asian liquefied natural gas (LNG) spot prices for September delivery were firm this week, supported by supply issues in Nigeria after a pipeline leak, though surplus
Americans took on consumer debt at a faster pace in June, suggesting a firming labor market and low gas prices may finally be prying open consumers’ wallets.
Last December the Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its latest estimate of U.S. Crude Oil and Natural Gas Proved Reserves. Although natural gas reserves rose, the real story was crude oil reserves.
Last December the EIA released its latest estimate of U.S. Crude Oil and Natural Gas Proved Reserves. Gas reserves rose, but the real story was crude oil reserves. U.S. proved reserves of crude oil and lease condensate had increased for the fifth year in a row, exceeding 36 billion barrels for the first time since 1975. read more
``Moody's is ringing alarm bells over a wave of defaults among US oil and gas companies: "The energy price slide continues to create operating and liquidity pressures for the oil and gas sector, which contributed to seven of the 15 defaults...Show More Summary
`` Once a powerhouse of the American coal industry, the company is weighed down by $3 billion in debt at a time when coal prices continue to plummet as a result of many utilities switching over to natural gas.''
Pretty much everything bad that could happen to the coal industry is happening. Global coal demand is slumping; low natural gas prices and competitive renewables are shifting the energy mix in America; and a slew of regulations are speeding up the closure of coal power plants. read more