Fossil Fuels

A Regional Grid Helps, Not Hurts Distributed Renewable Energy

We have been hearing concerns that moving to a West-wide regional transmission operator somehow harms the prospects for greater development of distributed energy resources, especially local solar… Read more »

Pennsylvania marketed natural gas production hit record high in 2017, EIA reports

Marketed natural gas production in Pennsylvania averaged a record 15 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) in 2017, a 3 percent increase from 2016 levels, according to… Read more »

University Coalition for Fossil Energy Research holds first technical review meeting

The University Coalition for Fossil Energy Research (UCFER) recently hosted its first annual technical review meeting at the National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) site in Morgantown, West… Read more »

Western Energy Alliance, IPAA comment on proposed Methane and Waste Prevention rule revisions

Western Energy Alliance and the Independent Petroleum Association of America (IPAA) submitted joint comments Monday to the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) on its 2018 Proposed Revision… Read more »

CenterPoint Energy and Vectren to merge

CenterPoint Energy and Vectren Corporation will merge, the companies announced this week. © Shutterstock CenterPoint, based in Houston, is a domestic energy delivery company that includes electric… Read more »