Archive for the ‘Natural Gas’ Category

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Study Says US Coal Exports to South Korea Will Reduce CO2

Posted on August 27th, 2014 by

Study Says US Coal Exports to South Korea Will Reduce CO2 A study by researchers at Duke University and the University of Calgary has compared[...]
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Drillers Illegally Used Diesel For Hydraulic Fracturing, Says Report

Posted on August 18th, 2014 by

Drillers Illegally Used Diesel For Hydraulic Fracturing, Says Report A new report by the Environmental Integrity Project, reveals that several oil companies have been illegally[...]
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Gas Pipeline Linking Europe and Ukraine to Run at Full Load This Summer

Posted on July 9th, 2014 by

Gas Pipeline Linking Europe and Ukraine to Run at Full Load This Summer The Vojany pipeline from Slovakia has been booked to start running at[...]
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U.K. Geological Study Shows Shale is Below Water Sources

Posted on July 7th, 2014 by

U.K. Geological Study Shows Shale is Below Water Sources Layers of shale in the U.K. are well below water aquifiers, thereby minimizing the risk of[...]
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EU Seen Cutting Coal Use by Quadrupling Carbon Price

Posted on June 30th, 2014 by

  EU Seen Cutting Coal Use by Quadrupling Carbon Price Europe could persuade utilities to shift from coal burning to cleaner natural gas by quadrupling[...]
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Southern England Holds Billions of Barrels of Shale Oil

Posted on May 27th, 2014 by

Southern England Holds Billions of Barrels of Shale Oil The Weald basin, covering counties south of London may have as much as 8.6 billion barrels[...]
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UK Shale Has Potential to Spark $55 Billion in Investment, Says E&Y

Posted on April 28th, 2014 by

UK Shale Has Potential to Spark $55 Billion in Investment, Says E&Y U.K. shale gas production has the potential to spur local demand for supplies[...]
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Fracking Linked to Ohio Tremors

Posted on April 16th, 2014 by

Fracking Linked to Ohio Tremors The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) said yesterday that recent earthquakes in its northeastern region were likely caused by[...]
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Climate Benefits of Natural Gas Questioned in New Report

Posted on February 18th, 2014 by

Climate Benefits of Natural Gas Questioned in New Report According to a comprehensive assessment of more than 200 studies, methane leaks from the production of[...]
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Natural Gas Futures Surges on Speculations of Record- Breaking Stockpile Drop

Posted on January 14th, 2014 by

Natural Gas Futures Surges on Speculations of Record- Breaking Stockpile Drop Natural gas futures gained the most in 16 months on forecasts of a record[...]
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PA High Court Quashes Part of Fracking Law

Posted on December 23rd, 2013 by

PA High Court Quashes Part of Fracking Law Pennsylvania’s high court struck down part of a law geared towards easing natural gas production in the[...]
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Natural Gas and Renewables Both Critical to Future of Texas Energy

Posted on December 18th, 2013 by

Wind and natural gas are expected to play complementary roles in generating electric power in Texas in the coming two decades. The Lone Star state[...]
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Shell Stops $20 Billion Louisiana Gas-to-Liquid Project

Posted on December 9th, 2013 by

Shell Stops $20 Billion Louisiana Gas-to-Liquid Project Royal Dutch Shell Plc, Europe’s largest oil company, has stopped plans to develop a $20 billion gas-to-liquids plant[...]
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Shell, GE Lured by LNG-Fueled Ships on Record Supply

Posted on December 4th, 2013 by

Shell, GE Lured by LNG-Fueled Ships on Record Supply Royal Dutch Shell Plc, General Electric and Clean Energy Fuels Corp. are planning investments in natural-gas-powered[...]
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TVA Ignores McConnell With Coal Cut

Posted on November 15th, 2013 by

Image courtesy of John Kasawa / FreeDigitalPhotos.net TVA Ignores McConnell With Coal Cut The aid it will reduce its use of coal-fired electrical generation by[...]
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Ethanol Discount Versus Gasoline Widens Due to U.S. Production Surges

Posted on November 1st, 2013 by

Ethanol Discount Versus Gasoline Widens Due to U.S. Production Surges Ethanol’s discount to gasoline widened after the U.S.’ reported production climbed to a 16-month high and inventories fell[...]