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NEW YORK (Bloomberg) -- A drilling surge in America’s hottest oil play may prove to be a pitfall for natural gas bulls. As explorers extract crude from the Permian shale in West Texas, they’re also producing gas. A jump in the number of rigs operating in the basin is adding to the so-called fraclog, or the number of drilled wells that are waiting...
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The United States military is trying very hard to expand and incorporate alternative energy sources. The American Council On Renewable Energy (ACORE) published an excellent review last year on Renewable Energy For Military Installations. But poorly-sited wind turbines continue to present problems to both flyovers and to radar and surveillance...
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US-based manufacturing unit of China's Seraphim Solar System intends to soon start trial operation at its new solar factory in Jackson, Mississippi. The solar photovoltaic (PV) module factory will be set-up in two phases, with an initial annual production capacity of 300MW. Formal manufacturing and operation for phase one of the facility is...
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If everyone on earth lived the lifestyle we lead in Hong Kong, humanity would need 2.6 earths to sustain our resource needs, according to WWF estimates.  The sun provides enough energy every hour to power the earth for a whole year. The trick is how to harness it. The use of solar dates back to the seventh century BC, when mankind began...
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Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:GPOR) most recently reported earnings per share of $0 for the period ending on 2015-06-30. This number was $0.17 away from the conensus estimate calculated immediately prior to the actual announcement, or a 100% earnings surprise factor. Publicly traded companies often feel immense pressure to meet or beat...
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The ravine at Shale Hollow Preserve is a gray, red, orange and brown stack of shale that resembles a pile of papers. The wall, which borders Big Run Creek, mostly is uniform — row after row of flaky rocks. But there is a spot near the footpath, about 6 feet up, that is anything but ordinary. There, embedded in the shale, is a perfect sphere of...
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  The AES Corp.’s unit Gas Natural Atlantico won a bid process conducted by the Electric Transmission Co., Panama’s electric transmission company, to supply 350 MW of new capacity. The project will include the construction of a 350 MW combined cycle natural gas-fired plant with a 10-year power purchase agreement, and a 170,000 square meter LNG...
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\ With numerous clean energy efforts starting to take hold in the United States, it is clear that there is a growing interest in producing and procuring energy from renewable sources. But is there discernable action behind this interest? According to the Energy Information Administration (EIA), the answer to this question is a resounding yes.  ...
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In a battle involving two solar-energy ballot initiatives, a political committee backed by major utilities collected $335,000 in August — and had raised $798,000 in less than two months, according to a newly filed finance report. The group, known as Consumers for Smart Solar, also had nearly $400,000 in the bank as September began. Meanwhile,...
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With zero congressional wrangling, President Obama sent down an executive order in March — dubbed “Planning For Federal Sustainability In The Next Decade” — that mandates that federal agencies get at least 30 percent of their electricity from renewable sources by the year 2025. Engineers at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Golden have...

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