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Expert Commentary: Is An Oil Comeback On The Cards?

Expert Commentary: Is An Oil Comeback On The Cards?

Oil recovered slightly at the…

Could Russian Hackers Cause Power Outages In The U.S.?

Could Russian Hackers Cause Power Outages In The U.S.?

Hackers allegedly allied with the…

Energy / Energy-General

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Chinese Energy Policies Harming Neighbors

Jun 22, 2011 at 08:06 | John Daly

China’s omnivorous energy requirements have been attracting increasing attention as of late, as Beijing attempts to secure any and all sources of power for its growing industrial base. Nowhere is…

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Energy Policies and Oil Supply

Jun 22, 2011 at 07:55 | Gail Tverberg

It seems to me that most policymakers have missed some basic issues with respect to our energy problem. One of these is that world oil supply is very inelastic–that is,…

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Is Nanotechnology the Answer to our Energy Needs?

Jun 21, 2011 at 08:03 | Science Progress

We are in a “Sputnik moment,” the president said in his second official State of the Union address in January. Energy Secretary Steven Chu also likes to invoke this historical…

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Russia Invited to Join the IEA

Jun 21, 2011 at 07:56 | Energy Digital

Russia and other producer nations are invited into the International Energy Agency in response to high oil prices and uncertain global energy security. The International Energy Agency (IEA) serves as…

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Big Oil Sees the Future and it’s Biofuels

Jun 21, 2011 at 07:53 | Al Fin

The Earth is floating in hydrocarbons, yet the easy oil is in the hands of dictators, kleptocrats, and corrupt national oil companies. Oil is not only used for fuels, it…

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Regulators Concerned About Canadian Oil Corroding U.S. Pipelines

Jun 20, 2011 at 07:31 | Energy Digital

U.S. regulators express concern that diluted bitumen from Canadian oil sands may be corrosive to pipelines and risk should be assessed. The United States is benefiting greatly from the Canadian…

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Kazakhstan's Uranium Industry Could Lose Its Luster

Jun 17, 2011 at 08:33 | John Daly

What a difference a year and a tsunami make. Western investors have been salivating over the post-Soviet space’s energy riches since the 1991 collapse of communism. While focusing on the…

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Solar Storm Threatening Power Grids – Yet no Action Taken to Implement Defences

Jun 17, 2011 at 08:17 | 21st Century Science Tech

A known and cataclysmic threat to the U.S. electric power grid is being largely ignored by the President and Congress. Warning events in 1859, 1921, 1989, and 2003 showed the…

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A Cheap Way of Capturing CO2

Jun 16, 2011 at 07:27 | Brian Westenhaus

The European Union and led by SINTEF in Norway with ten other European partners has completed lab tests and is set to demonstrate a cost-effective CO2 capture technology. Called…

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A Look at the Latest United Nations Predictions on Natural Resource Consumption

Jun 15, 2011 at 08:09 | Gail Tverberg

The United Nations warned recently that the global consumption of natural resources could almost triple to 140 billion tons a year by 2050 unless nations take drastic steps to decouple…

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