All electric? Watch now

BY MARK MATHIS: In Berkeley California, the City Council has voted to ban natural gas in all new low-rise residential buildings. This bad idea is spreading to other parts of the country.

By |2019-10-20T21:01:42-04:00October 21st, 2019|Energy|Comments Off on All electric? Watch now

American cities and others moving to ban natural gas and repeat Germany’s climate failures

Cities such as Berkeley, San Jose, San Francisco, Houston, Los Angeles, New Orleans, Albuquerque, and other U.S. cities are moving to ban natural gas -- the energy source that made America number one in emissions reductions.

By |2019-10-01T20:47:33-04:00October 1st, 2019|Energy|Comments Off on American cities and others moving to ban natural gas and repeat Germany’s climate failures

U.S. natural gas is the new, global, soft power weapon

Lower LNG prices stymie terrorist-financing budgets in Tehran and lower the ability for Putin’s Russia to weaponize their energy assets for geopolitical adventures in Ukraine, Crimea, Syria, Central Asian and the Middle East.

By |2019-08-03T10:20:40-04:00August 7th, 2019|Energy|Comments Off on U.S. natural gas is the new, global, soft power weapon

The Northeast’s pipeline pinch

Why are New England states paying more for natural gas than surrounding states (sometimes a LOT more) when the Marcellus and Utica Shale plays are nearby? WATCH NOW

By |2019-04-25T23:23:46-04:00April 27th, 2019|Energy|Comments Off on The Northeast’s pipeline pinch

New England starved for natural gas despite world boom

There is no evidence that restrictions on New England usage will have a measurable effect on world demand for natural gas, or the slightest effect on global temperatures. But misguided government energy policies will raise prices for New England residents.

By |2019-04-09T15:03:20-04:00April 12th, 2019|Energy|Comments Off on New England starved for natural gas despite world boom

America is an increasingly minor CO2 emitter

The United States and Western democracies as a whole are increasingly minor players among global carbon dioxide emitters, U.S. EPA data show. Without dramatic emissions reductions in China, India, and other developing nations, dramatic reductions in the United States, Western Europe, and Japan will have little impact on global carbon dioxide emissions. According to EPA data (https://www.epa.gov/ghgemissions/global-greenhouse-gas-emissions-data), the United States, Western Europe, and Japan account for a cumulative 28% of global carbon dioxide emissions. China alone accounts for 30%, India accounts for 7%, and the rest of the world cumulatively accounts for 35%. The share of global emissions from the United [...]

By |2018-06-02T08:21:34-04:00June 4th, 2018|Energy|Comments Off on America is an increasingly minor CO2 emitter

Apologies to New England for Cuomo raising energy prices

Republican Sen. Robert Ortt of New York criticized the state’s Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo Wednesday for unambiguously opposing natural gas production while citizens contend with rolling blackouts and expensive energy prices.

By |2018-06-02T07:57:19-04:00June 2nd, 2018|Energy|Comments Off on Apologies to New England for Cuomo raising energy prices