The News Media is O-Crazy-O

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez routinely makes ridiculous statements about energy and climate change, but journalists from the mainstream news media can’t seem to come up with a substantive follow-up question. The media’s love affair with people like AOC, Al Gore, and Bernie Sanders is dangerous

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Economic prosperity or a clean environment? Why not both?

Article By: The News Harold In the recent midterms, voters across the country rejected ballot initiatives that would have imposed punishing restrictions on oil and natural gas producers. Washingtonians squashed a proposed carbon tax. Coloradans voted down a de facto ban on fracking throughout

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U.S. Liquefied Natural Gas Hits Record Highs Again

Article By: Forbes Over the final week of 2018, U.S. feedgas for LNG exports surpassed 5 billion cubic feet per day for the first time ever This is an increase of over 60% for the same time in 2017. LNG is now 4% of total U.S. gas needs and remains our largest incremental market going

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The Deutch Energy Tax

Article By: WUWT At the suggestion of a commenter on my last post, I’m taking a look at a very destructive and pointless piece of proposed legislation. This is the “Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act“, which is subtitled “The Market-Based Climate Solution”. It’s proposed by Reps. Deutch

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Shale Reservoirs, do they work, will they spread?

Article By: Watts Up With That? Popular accounts of shale oil and gas reservoirs are often riddled with errors and, even when technically correct, often misleading. As a shale petrophysicist, retired from Devon Energy, I thought I would try and explain, in a non-technical way, how these

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