Tag: US energy

Domestic, Energy Consumption, News and Policies, U.S.

EIA Releases 2050 Projections For Energy & Makes It Clear That It Hasn’t Been Paying Attention

February 18, 2020

Via: CleanTechnica

The US Energy Information Administration (EIA) recently released its Annual Energy Outlook 2020 report. Unlike Lazard’s annual present to empirically oriented observers of the global energy transformation, the EIA’s reports typically are head-scratchers, and this one is no different. That’s […]

Energy Economics

Trump says he’s unwilling to risk US energy wealth for windmill ‘dreams’

August 28, 2019

Via: Renewable Energy News

President Donald Trump said he was not willing to sacrifice the abundant fossil energy wealth of the U.S. on “dreams” such as renewable power. “We’re the No. 1 energy producer in the world,” Trump said Monday in France. “I’m not […]

News and Policies, World

Trump’s hard-line approach to Iran is a ‘strategic mistake,’ former US energy secretary says

June 6, 2019

Via: CNBC energy

The increasingly hard-line approach toward Iran taken by U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration is a “strategic mistake,” a former U.S. Energy Secretary said Thursday. At the Ecosperity Conference in Singapore, Ernest J. Moniz — who is currently the CEO of […]

News and Policies, U.S.

The Trump administration risks surrendering the source of US energy dominance – innovation

February 7, 2018

Via: CNBC energy

The latest actions by the Trump administration – including the recently proposed slashing of the Department of Energy’s clean energy innovation budget by 72 percent, not to mention new tariffs on solar panel imports – call into question America’s commitment […]

News and Policies, U.S.

US energy: what to watch in 2018

January 3, 2018

Via: Petroleum Economist

Oil production, trade, renewables and technology top our list of major questions facing America’s energy industry heading into the new year The US energy sector is undergoing a period of deep transformation: from booming oil and gas output to a […]

News and Policies, U.S.

US Renewables Grew Further 10% In 1st Half Of 2017

October 5, 2017

Via: CleanTechnica

Renewable energy sources in the United States grew by another 10% in the first half of 2017, according to new figures published by the country’s Energy Information Administration and highlighted by Ken Bossong’s Sun Day Campaign. The US Energy Information […]

News and Policies, U.S.

New frontiers for US energy

November 8, 2016

Via: Petroleum Economist

Start with the tight oil industry. Shale is still standing after its war with Opec, and an uptick in the oil price has brought renewed optimism. Armed with new knowledge about how to produce from shale plays at ever cheaper […]