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Is Apache Finally Set to Grow after Spending $16 Billion on New Assets?

Is Apache Finally Set to Grow after Spending $16 Billion on New Assets?

Feb 12, 2013 at 16:33 | James Burgess

Bloomberg explained it best when they wrote that: “the more Apache tries to grow, the more it shrinks.”It is a harsh statement, but also bears some truth.

New Solar Technology could Revolutionize the Industry

New Solar Technology could Revolutionize the Industry

Feb 12, 2013 at 16:32 | Joao Peixe

Solar energy is probably one of the most commonly used renewable energy technologies in the world, and has huge potential to lead our efforts to leave the dark, smoky era…

UK Government Advised to Invest in Experimental Nuclear Technologies

UK Government Advised to Invest in Experimental Nuclear Technologies

Feb 12, 2013 at 16:31 | James Burgess

Three of the British governments most senior scientific advisors, Sir John Beddington, the government’s chief scientific advisor, David MacKay of the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC), and John…

Another Drought in 2013 could Devastate the US Ethanol Industry

Another Drought in 2013 could Devastate the US Ethanol Industry

Feb 11, 2013 at 16:52 | James Burgess

Last year’s drought across the US is being felt by the ethanol industry as the corn scarcity has forced 20 ethanol plants to shut down.The Renewable Fuels Association…

Tribunal Demands Ecuador Cease Enforcement of $19 Billion Chevron Case

Tribunal Demands Ecuador Cease Enforcement of $19 Billion Chevron Case

Feb 11, 2013 at 16:49 | Joao Peixe

At long last Chevron (NYSE: CVX) seems to have found some support in the case against Ecuador. An international tribunal has stated that Ecuador in fact violated the panel’s previous…

New Transmission Lines Provide a Boost to Japan's Wind Sector

New Transmission Lines Provide a Boost to Japan's Wind Sector

Feb 11, 2013 at 16:49 | Charles Kennedy

Japan plans to become the world leader in the wind energy sector and has plans to build a 1 gigawatt offshore wind farm off the coast of the Fukushima Prefecture…

Neptune Bows out of Tidal Energy Sector and Enters Liquidation

Neptune Bows out of Tidal Energy Sector and Enters Liquidation

Feb 11, 2013 at 16:48 | Joao Peixe

The UK is the world leader in marine energy (tidal and wave power), hoping to have at least 300MW installed by 2020. Wave and tidal are fairly young sectors, and…

Apple Granted Patent for New Solar Powered iPhone

Apple Granted Patent for New Solar Powered iPhone

Feb 08, 2013 at 16:52 | Charles Kennedy

Apple has just had a new patent approved for what could become the next major advancement in mobile phone technology in the form of an integrated touch and solar sensor…

President Obama to Appoint MIT Physicist as New Energy Secretary

President Obama to Appoint MIT Physicist as New Energy Secretary

Feb 08, 2013 at 16:51 | Joao Peixe

Reuters have been told that President Barack Obama is thinking about appointing MIT nuclear physicist Ernest Moniz as the new Energy Secretary once Stephen Chu steps down.Moniz has…

Europe Hopes Algae Biofuel Grown in Seawater will Reduce Coal Consumption

Europe Hopes Algae Biofuel Grown in Seawater will Reduce Coal Consumption

Feb 08, 2013 at 16:50 | Joao Peixe

In Europe’s quest for alternative energy sources to reduce its ever growing consumption of coal, a new EU research consortium, known as AccliPhot, has been created. Based at the University…

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