July 29, 2013

July 29, 2013

Ohio Oil Gathering uses rail to haul Utica light oil condensate

Gulfport adds acres in shale

Four drillers target Pennsylvania’s upper Devonian shale

Marcellus Shale Coalition looking for new leadership

Marcellus Shale exports could transform global LNG markets

Shale gas pioneer George Mitchell dies

Report finds no major pollution from North Dakota coal plants

Scrap green taxes or they will add a third to electricity prices by 2020

Coal industry threatened by stringent new EPA standards

World energy use to jump 56 percent by 2040

Lawmakers wants more time for power plants

US power plants may need stricter controls under new SO2 rule









July 24, 2013

July 24, 2013

Nuclear power for the anti-nuke set

Bricker & Eckler expanding its shale play with Marietta office

Natural gas demand slips in Japan, world’s number one importer

Natural gas: pipeline to prosperity…bridge fuel to nowhere

Shale oil and gas development is heavily regulated

So what’s the matter with shale gas anyway?

Agencies at odds over pollution controls

Canadian Natural to buy Barrick Energy assets for $217 million

Chevron anticipates Europeans prefer fracking to Putin

O’Malley expected to propose aggressive new standards for energy use

EPA administrator tenure to be tested by coal sector

Senior House Republican readies power plant regs bill









July 23, 2013

July 23, 2013

Former Midwest NRC exec promoted

Go inside Germany’s disappearing nuke plants

Oil boom from shale predicted for US, but not in Ohio

Egan eyeing UK shale gas market

Why RIL is betting big on US shale gas

When the price is still not right

What’s the deal with natural gas?

Turmoil in the energy system: as coal plants close, is nuclear next?

Even as energy use tilts towards natural gas, American still relies on petroleum and coal

World bank shows no coal hand, will other public banks follow suit?

Exporting coal adds thousands of US jobs

FERC increase scrutiny of electricity markets











July 22, 2013

July 22, 2013

EPA, XTO Energy reach PA gas drilling settlement

Potential nuclear power subsidies anger Germans

Pipeline to carry natural gas from Utica, Marcellus to Midwest

Range Resources ties fortunes to Marcellus Shale

UK plans big tax breaks for shale gas

Shale gas fracking or coal gasification

Debating the future of coal

US won’t fund a coal plant in Vietnam

How do we use electricity

Electricity generated by recycling plant barely caters to 45 households

Electricity prices in Texas are on the rise

Moniz to restructure top leadership at Energy

US oil reconnects with the world













July 18, 2013

July 18, 2013

Chilean energy companies eye Marcellus Shale gas

High temps test power grid

Costs may doom one old South Carolina nuclear reactor

Global nuclear power declines by seven percent

JIP seeks clearer picture of Utica Shale play

How will cheaper natural gas affect business and the economy?

Gas prices could fall by a quarter with shale drilling

France says no to shale gas

UK shale gas will help chemical producers compete

World bank won’t finance coal plant anymore

Coal plant union that endorsed Obama protesting EPA’s war on coal

Dominion converts first of three coal plants to biomass










July 16, 2013

July 16, 2013

Week long heat wave taxing New England power grid

NRC finds very low nuclear security risk

Drillers cancel lease with northeast PA landowners subject to Marcellus moratorium

US shale boom threatens Australian gas projects

Polish minister denies shale gas exodus by US firms

French president rules out shale gas exploration

Delaying natural gas exports delays jobs

Dominion converts first of three coal plants to biomass

Federal regulations have coal industry reeling

ERCOT again tackles reserve issue

AEP to close plant rather than convert it








July 10, 2013

July 10, 2013

FirstEnergy won’t convert coal fired power plants for dual firing for now

Is nuclear energy dying out?

Early retirement of US nuclear plants a step back

Company plans to fast track Utica Shale well in late July

Phila could be marketed as natural gas hub

Gasland ll seen as anti-drilling propaganda

The case for coal

Coal plant’s fate up in the air

House rejecting most amendments to energy and water bill

Russia’s floating nuclear plants will power remote areas

$800 million power plant planned for Carroll County











July 8, 2013

July 8, 2013

Will fracking make US energy independent?

Microgrids booming

Nuclear energy is largely safe, but can it be cheap?

World’s first floating nuclear plant to begin operating in Russia in 2016

Transfac Capital expanding into Utica, Marcellus shales

SA shale gas has massive potential

Britain may have its own shale gas revolution

White House has coal country on defensive

It’s time to sequester green energy subsidies

House panel looks at western coal industry

Grid operators seek black start generators

Floating power plant proposed for New York City











July 2, 2013

July 2, 2013

Heat strains power grids

NRC chief sworn in for second term

The coming nuclear energy crunch

Lawsuits rising in Ohio’s Utica Shale territory

Eclipse Resources doubles down on Utica Shale play

Ukrainians come to Carnegie to study Marcellus Shale gas

Forget a quick shale gas revolution here — we don’t have the technology

Natural gas production stayed steady through April

A surprising new twist in US natural gas market

Coal fired plants virtually extinct in New England

GOP wages war on war on coal

White House has coal country on the defensive












July 1, 2013

July 1, 2013

NRC confirms Macfarlane to full five year term

The link between Utica Shale and manufacturing’s holy grail

UK government to boost shale gas industry

Shale gas is the answer to our ever growing energy demands

PA Senate committee approves bill to create health study for Marcellus Shale gas drilling

US natural gas bounty destined for overseas ports

Binz nominated to be new FERC chair

US to stop financing coal plants abroad

For east Texas coal belt dread over new climate change rules

Ky voices: return 75 percent of coal tax to struggling coal field counties

US energy Dept. pledges action in handling gas export applications

Western governors unveil ten year energy vision