November 19, 2012

U.S. Salvation Is an Industrial Renaissance

Tom Stevenson, Telegraph


US Steel chairman, John Surma, has described it as “the once in a lifetime economic engine that coal was nearly 200 years ago." That is a big claim but not one that I’d dismiss out of hand. The numbers speak for themselves. . .

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TAGGED: Natural Gas, Shale Gas Production, U.S. Energy Policy, Domestic Energy Production, Domestic Energy, U.S. Industrial Policy, Telegraph


October 21, 2013
Fred Upton's Energy Work Starts @ Home
Alex Brown, Nat'l Journal
It seems fitting somehow that what may be the only congressional district that has faced oil spills, nuclear leaks, and threats from invasive species is the one held by Rep. Fred Upton, R-Mich. . . more ››
The United States may soon claim the throne as the world’s top crude and gas producer, but America’s dependence on oil leaves the nation at risk, according to a global energy security assessment issued Monday. . . more ››
October 25, 2013
Efficiency Bill Brought Back From the Dead
Alex Brown, Nat'l Journal
Senate leaders and industry groups have a plan to revive the energy-efficiency bill that stalled in the upper chamber last month amid a flurry of unrelated amendments. . . more ››
For decades, the lack of a sensible U.S. transportation fuels policy hampered our ability to develop alternatives to oil’s stranglehold on the market. That all changed when the Renewable Fuel Standard was implemented in George... more ››