Energy infrastructure

Renewables & efficiency - July 21

Staff, Energy Bulletin

More wind than we thought?
On the Brink of a New Era in Energy (interview with Siemens CEO)
Gerry Wolff at TREC-UK updates the Desertec story (video)

archived July 21, 2009

Renewables & efficiency - July 6

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Renewable power? Not in your lifetime
Seven Paths to Our Energy Future
Wesley Clark: Ethanol's field general
Energy Secty Chu's alternative choice
Can I Clean Your Clock?
World`s largest cement firms slash production emissions by a third

archived July 6, 2009

BLM Opens Doors for SW Solar Grand Plan

Craig A. Severance, Energy Economy Online

Just a year and a half after a breakthrough Solar Grand Plan study was published in the January 2008 Scientific American, the U.S. government has begun plans to implement major elements of such a Plan.

archived July 2, 2009

Commentary: Interview with Charles T. Maxwell (Part 2 of 2)

Steve Andrews, ASPO-USA

"We’re not going to have to help the oil industry. They already have all the help they need. I wouldn’t take away what they have but I wouldn’t add to it."(Charlie Maxwell is the life-long oil industry analyst viewed by Barrons’ magazine as their energy guru.)

archived June 29, 2009

Cap and trade: unexpected friend to gas industry

Craig Severance, Energy Economy Online

You can see it in the faces of those gathered to hear the latest news on the natural gas industry: Anxiety. Anger. Fear of losing everything they have. Frustration that there seems nothing anyone can do.

archived June 22, 2009

Peak oil news - June 22

Tom Whipple, ASPO-USA

A weekly review including:
- Production and Prices
- Iraq
- Natural Gas
- Briefs

archived June 22, 2009

Maintaining Our Prosperity

Lionel Orford, Lionel Orford

Australia’s new Energy White Paper will be crucial in dealing prudently and effectively with the immense challenges facing Australia as the era of cheap energy and the economic system based upon it comes to an end. We are now in the early stages of an unprecedented economic failure - the terminal decline and probable collapse of global Capitalism.

archived June 15, 2009

ODAC Newsletter - June 12

Staff, Oil Depletion Analysis Centre

A weekly update from a UK perspective, including Guest Commentary.

archived June 12, 2009

Renewables & efficiency - May 14

Staff, Energy Bulletin

The Wind does NOT Blow "Only 1/3 of the Time"
Yes, we can solve the energy crisis
The Value of Wind – why more renewable energy means lower electricity bills

archived May 14, 2009

Peak oil & supplies - May 13

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Oil Prices: Norwegian Supply Falls; Is $100 Oil Far Away?
RAND says cost of oil supply disruption worst threat
Tight storage may lead to huge oil price drop
New PhD thesis: Depletion and decline curve analysis in crude oil production

archived May 13, 2009