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
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
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
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
It is no secret that New York has become openly hostile to energy infrastructure. Led by Governor Andrew Cuomo and well-organized allies in the activist community, the state has worked to block permitting and construction of a number of pipelines that would deliver affordable energy to citizens
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
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
Wednesday Energy Capacity According to DOE, all ports have reopened but coastal areas impacted by Florence in North and South Carolina are experiencing outages at retail fuel stations due to power outages and conditions preventing resupply from terminals. There are no refineries in the immediate
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