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Stephen Eule

This week, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its latest annual forecast of U.S. energy, the Annual Energy Outlook 2018 (AEO2018).

Commentary & Analysis

Last week, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its latest annual forecast of U.S. energy, the Annual Energy Outlook 2018 (AEO2018). This year’s edition goes out to 2050 and provides a look at where the agency thinks production, consumption, imports, and exports of all major energy sources in the United States are headed.

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Heath Knakmuhs

Bell bottoms, vinyl records, and black and white televisions were all common back in the 1970s.  While there was nothing wrong with these commonplace items back then, they each are viewed as a bit out of step with today’s styles and modern technologies. 

The same disconnect can occur with 40-year-old energy policy.  Except instead of making your legs look funny, sounding scratchy to your ears, or depriving you of today’s high-definition television experience, the outdated design of a specific energy policy is costing you cold, hard cash.

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Matthew Koch

Some good news on the Keystone XL pipeline front: TransCanada has announced that it is moving forward toward construction of the Keystone XL (KXL) pipeline.

As you may recall, in November Nebraska regulators approved a pipeline route for KXL through their state.  However, the route that was approved differed from TransCanada’s preferred route for KXL, complicating the future of the project. 

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