Seeking Alpha is a financial and market website. In a recent post, it took ExxonMobil to task for its Chairman’s annual meeting remark about renewables. In answering a question, he said, “We choose not the lose money on purpose”. Seeking Alpha maintains that renewable energy is clearly on the rise (with solar PV showing particular […]
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Although there is a great deal of hype about the next generation vehicle, thanks to the elaborate marketing of Tesla by its found Elon Musk, the path to that vehicle is not at all clear and its timing less so. The enthusiasm over these efforts should be tempered by past experience. Remember the Clinton Administration’s […]
It’s a sign of the times: The Islamic State is getting millions in oil revenues. According to one news organization, the terror group is even recruiting petroleum engineers. And farther north, Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko secured a promise from the White House last week for the U.S. to join in a review of his country’s Russian […]
According to the Energy Information Administration (EIA) the relationship between electric power consumption and economic growth is changing after decades of being very strongly correlated. Between 1975 and 1995 the “two growth measures were nearly equal in value.” Looking to the future, EIA estimates that the “rate of projected growth in electricity use will be […]
The question of whether drilling can be conducted safely is not a theoretical one. The oil industry has decades of experience drilling safely in hostile environments. In spite of a solid track record, environmentalist always, always, make the same claims and have for decades. Evidence to the contrary does not deter their rhetoric or campaigns, […]
Presentation by Stephen Eule, Vice President for climate and technology at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Institute for 21st Century Energy, at the February 25th Institute event discussing energy policy. More information on the event is available at http://marshall.org/events/energy-policy-priorities-identifying-principles-and-actions/.
Presentation by Marshall Institute CEO William O’Keefe at the February 25th Institute event discussing energy policy. More information on the event is available at http://marshall.org/events/energy-policy-priorities-identifying-principles-and-actions/.