Category Archives: Natural Gas

Energy Efficiency’s Impact

Across the country, the impacts from energy efficiency are dwarfing increased production of oil and gas. Read More

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Natural Gas and Renewables Complimentary?

The International Energy Agency touts the complimentary nature of natural gas and renewables. Read More

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Natural Gas to Overtake Coal

Natural gas is poised to overtake coal as America’s leading source of electricity, even as global investors express concerns about emissions related to natural gas extraction. Read More Here or Here

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Leased Oil and Gas Lands Sitting Idle

Study finds that a substantial portion of lands leased for oil and gas development are sitting idle. Read More

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Lack of Transparency in Oil and Gas Exploration

Offshore oil and gas exploration is being considered for areas off the South Carolina coast, but the information gathered would not be available to the state or the public. Read More

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The Connection Between Hydraulic Fracturing and Earthquakes

A new study from the US Geological Survey suggests hydraulic fracturing for oil and gas in the Midwest is inducing more frequent earthquakes. Read More

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Public Comments for Oil and Gas Exploration in the South Atlantic

The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) is receiving public comment and holding public hearings related to oil and gas exploration in the South Atlantic.  More Info Here

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Nuclear Investments in the US

New Westinghouse CEO discusses how Fukushima and low natural gas prices are impacting new nuclear investments in the US. Read More

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Why Drilling Won’t Lower Gas Prices

The CATO Institute reveals why more drilling in the US will not lower prices at the pump.  Read More

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The Fracking Industry’s War on Truth

Fracking has become a controversial issue – an opinion piece. Read more: http://www.readersupportednews.org/opinion2/271-38/7998-the-fracking-industrys-war-on-the-truth

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