Stories Below come from our Media Partner 3BL Media - Click their logo or any of the stories for more information
News & Updates
October 20, 2014 China to punish carmakers who fail to meet fuel targets in 2015Source: Reuters
China said on Thursday it would punish carmakers by restricting their production and publicly naming them if they fail to meet fuel consumption requirements on passenger vehicles set for 2015.
October 20, 2014 Why the Fracking Boom Probably Won’t Slow Global WarmingSource: Bloomberg/BusinessWeek
The fracking revolution in the U.S. has dramatically expanded the supply of unconventional natural gas and lowered energy prices around the world. Many other countries, from Britain to China, are now eyeing geological surveys and...
October 17, 2014 Shale Boom Helping American Consumers Like Never BeforeSource: Bloomberg
Oil traders might see the 27 percent slide in global prices as a bear market. For U.S. consumers, it’s more like an early holiday gift. The drop in crude has pulled retail gasoline down more than 50 cents a gallon from the year’s...
October 16, 2014 Citigroup Sees $1.1 Trillion Stimulus From Oil PlungeSource: Bloomberg
The lowest oil price in four years will provide stimulus of as much as $1.1 trillion to global economies by lowering the cost of fuels and other commodities, according to Citigroup Inc.
October 16, 2014 Lockheed announces breakthrough on nuclear fusion energySource: Guardian (uk)
Lockheed Martin Corp said on Wednesday it had made a technological breakthrough in developing a power source based on nuclear fusion, and the first reactors, small enough to fit on the back of a truck, could be ready for use in a...
October 16, 2014 Natural gas isn’t key to greener future, says studySource: Tech Times
Moving from coal and oil for power to cleaner-burning natural gas to cut down on greenhouse gas emissions and slow down climate change is not likely to be a successful strategy in the long term, a new study suggests.
October 16, 2014 Climate Change an 'Immediate Risk,' Pentagon SaysSource: Live Science
The U.S. Department of Defense released a new report this week that says climate change poses an "immediate risk to national security." The so-called road map is designed to help the military navigate and prepare for increasing...
Industry illegally injected about 3 billion gallons of fracking wastewater into central California drinking-water and farm-irrigation aquifers, the state found after the US Environmental Protection Agency ordered a review of...
October 7, 2014 U.S. top court rejects challenge to ozone regulationsSource: Reuters
The Supreme Court on Monday rejected an industry challenge to U.S. Environmental Protection Agency regulations issued by Republican former President George W. Bush’s administration that set standards for ozone pollution.
October 7, 2014 Is Global Clean Energy Investment at a Tipping Point'
Breaking Energy - However, as conveyed in the Bloomberg îNew Energy Financeî (BNEF) report Global Trends in Renewable Energy Investment 2014, if the drop in renewable investment were a cloud, it would have several...
[What would you find useful here?]
Please send suggestions to:
|HOME | ABOUT THE SITE | REGISTRATION INFORMATION | VOICES: FEATURED COMMENTATORS AND BLOGGERS | SPECIAL SECTIONS|