Tag: Electricity Markets

Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

Utilities Running Uneconomic Coal Plants Cost Consumers $3.5 Billion From 2015-2017

December 3, 2019

Via: Forbes

Investors paying attention to energy economics understand coal-fired power is a great way to lose money. Murray Energy’s bankruptcy makes it clear coal can’t compete in the electricity sector, yet coal keeps clinging to life, especially when owned and operated […]

Chemical, Conventional Fuels

Can Trump Bring About The Second Coming Of Coal?

August 21, 2018

Via: Forbes

The green energy economy has hit a red light, or more precisely, the Great Red Wall erected by Donald Trump. Tonight the president will hold a rally in West Virginia touting his latest plan to resurrect the coal sector that […]

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

Millennial Voters from All Sides Agree: Clean Energy is Important

May 9, 2018

Via: Energy Manager Today

The American Conservation Coalition (ACC) this week released results from a joint clean energy poll, conducted with the Conservative Energy Network (CEN), of 400 18-24 year-old likely voters across the nation. The survey found that a strong majority of young […]

Electric, Energy Consumption

The Surprising Ground Zero for Electricity Market Fights

October 3, 2016

Via: Power Magazine

Look to the East and you’ll see a major initiative to transform New York’s electric grid into a cleaner, more efficient system. Look to the West and you’ll find ambitious clean energy legislation in California. Yet utility executives and federal […]