• Blog
    November 9, 2018

    Voters Choose Energy

    It may not have received as much attention as marquee Senate and House races, but energy was very much on the ballot in the 2018 midterms. The Global Energy Institute just released a scorecard covering the results of some of the most significant ballot referendums on Election Day. Even in places
  • Blog
    October 30, 2018

    U.S. Coal Exports Can Help Fuel the World

    The world is hungry for energy. The Department of Energy (DOE) projects that global energy consumption will increase nearly 30% between 2015 and 2040, driven primarily by developing countries seeking energy access to lift their populations out of poverty. One way or another, these countries are
  • Blog
    October 10, 2018

    Michael's Impact on Energy: Daily Update

    Hurricane season is far from over. Category 4 Hurricane Michael is poised to make landfall on the Florida panhandle today, accompanied by 100mph winds and a massive storm surge. According to reports, Michael will be the strongest hurricane to ever come ashore along the Florida Panhandle in records
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    October 1, 2018

    Exelon’s Innovation Expo Celebrates Homegrown Innovation

    In the late 1960s, 3M scientist Dr. Spencer Silver had a problem. After years of tinkering with formulas for super-strong adhesives, he inadvertently created a mixture for a reusable, pressure-sensitive adhesive. Though the concoction was objectively unique, Silver struggled to find any real-world
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    September 26, 2018

    Clean Energy Week Showcases American Energy Innovation

    This week marks National Clean Energy Week (NCEW), an annual event celebrating American energy innovation helping to create jobs, strengthen America’s national security and preserve the environment. The event brings together associations, businesses and industry advocates to showcase innovation and
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    September 19, 2018

    Another Keystone XL Anniversary

    A lot can happen in a decade. Unfortunately, one of the things that hasn’t happened is construction of the Keystone XL pipeline. But today marks the ten year anniversary of when TransCanada first filed for a federal Presidential Permit to build the Keystone XL pipeline. Thankfully, after the Obama
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    September 19, 2018

    America Tops the World in Crude Oil Production

    Last month, the United States surpassed Russia – to become the world’s largest crude oil producer, reaching 10.9 million barrels a day of production in August. This is the first time since the 1970s that America has claimed the top spot, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported this