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Poland Gives Green Light to Massive Fracking Efforts

Jan 26, 2012 at 17:50

There is perhaps no more controversial energy source after nuclear than “hydraulic fracturing,” or “fracking,” of subterranean shale deposits containing pockets of natural gas.While the process can liberate…

Peak Oil Crisis Being Compounded by Refinery Closures

Jan 26, 2012 at 17:45

Here is one more thing for those of us who live in the North Eastern U.S. to start worrying about - the refineries that make our gasoline, diesel, heating oil,…

U.S. to Lose Out Yet Again on Developing Cuba's Offshore Oil?

Jan 26, 2012 at 17:40

While the Gulf of Mexico is one of the world’s most heavily developed offshore oil production sites, one area has remained offline up to now – Cuba’s offshore waters.

Waste to Energy: A Great Source of Clean Energy - But is it the Correct Waste?

Jan 26, 2012 at 17:34

Converting Waste-to-Energy, and in particular MSW, are hot topics throughout the global landscape. The conversion process, which consists of a number of physical and complex chemical steps, serves a much…

Does Engineered Material Herald a New Dawn for Nuclear Power?

Jan 26, 2012 at 17:25

Nuclear power has been getting a hard time of late and outside observers would be well in their rights to assume that this once lauded energy source is dying out…

Enter the Dragon - China to Increase Energy Investment in Pakistan

Jan 25, 2012 at 18:06

The current administration of Pakistani President Asif Zadari is beset by multiple problems. Relations with its ally in the “global war on terror,” the U.S. have plummeted to their…

Obama Calls on Energy Companies to Disclose the Ingredients of Fracking Fluid

Jan 25, 2012 at 18:03

President Obama during the State of the Union address Tuesday night said his administration would require energy companies working in shale gas plays in his country to disclose the ingredients…

Rossi’s Ex-Partners to Release an Improved Version of LENR for Testing

Jan 25, 2012 at 17:57

The Praxen Defkalion Green Technologies Global Ltd. (PDGT) firm that was and then wasn’t a partner with Andrea Rossi in marketing the E-Cat LENR reactor has announced the…

Our Energy Future: Can the Ocean Provide for all our Energy Needs?

Jan 25, 2012 at 17:49

With the exception of tidal energy, our focus thus far has been on land-based energy sources. Meanwhile, the ocean absorbs a prodigious fraction of the Sun’s incident energy, creating thermal…

Oil Majors Move Back to the Gulf of Mexico

Jan 25, 2012 at 17:42

Over a year since America's worst oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, big oil finally gets back to business... with a vengeance. For the first time since BP's Deepwater…

European Supergrid to Revolutionise Renewable Energy?

Jan 25, 2012 at 15:29

Europe is the world leader in renewable energy generation, but as with all renewable energy sources they face the problem of reliability. One way of overcoming this limitation and ensuring…

The Benefit of the Doubt Market

Jan 24, 2012 at 20:31

It is already January 24, and the S&P 500 has seen a grand total of two down days so far in 2012. Are we on the eve of one of…

Peace Pipeline May Finally Have its Day

Jan 24, 2012 at 17:51

Indian and Pakistani officials this week are debating issues related to a natural gas pipeline planned from Turkmenistan. Pakistan's energy minister left Monday for India to hold talks on the…

Can Iran Survive Now That Europe Has Also Agreed to Boycott it's Oil?

Jan 24, 2012 at 17:46

The European Union threatened Iran on Monday with cutting off petroleum imports into the 27 EU member states, and announced sanctions on Iranian banks and some port and other…

A New Direction for China's Massive Shale Gas Reserves

Jan 24, 2012 at 17:29

It's estimated that China holds more natural gas – locked in its huge shale reserve – than the U.S. And while the country hasn't yet begun commercial production, a new…

Is Nigeria to become Africa's next failed nation-state?

Jan 24, 2012 at 17:20

By any yardstick, Nigeria, Africa’s most populous nation, should be black Africa’s glittering success story. A member of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, producing 2.5 million barrels per…

How the Smart Grid will Evolve in 2012

Jan 24, 2012 at 17:17

Aging grid infrastructure, rising energy costs and demand, and new and pending government legislation are some of the factors motivating consumers and utilities alike to seek more energy efficient, sustainable…

Is the Carbon Bubble About to Pop?

Jan 24, 2012 at 16:33

Internet, housing, banking, we have come across quite a few bubbles in the past decade, but now we are faced with the unfolding of possibly the biggest bubble of them…

Something's Fishy in Tripoli

Jan 23, 2012 at 18:14

Way back in early 2011, members of the U.N. Security Council had no problem getting a resolution through that authorized military force in Libya ostensibly to protect civilians from attacks…

Outrage over Dams Being Built as Part of India's Hydro Energy Scheme

Jan 23, 2012 at 18:11

In demonstrations barely reported in the media, peasants and students in the North-eastern Indian state of Assam are fighting together against a proposed gargantuan network of dams across the upper…

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