Supreme Court Greenlights Pipeline Projects, Except for Keystone XL

Supreme Court Greenlights Pipeline Projects, Except for Keystone XL

The Epoch Times By Matthew Vadum July 7, 2020 The Supreme Court stayed a lower court ruling and allowed a slew of pipeline projects to move forward under a fast-track permitting process but left out the controversial, long-delayed expansion of the Keystone XL oil sands pipeline. The 1,200-mile Keystone XL Pipeline, which is now temporarily held up by the high …

Developers cancel Atlantic Coast Pipeline project

Developers cancel Atlantic Coast Pipeline project

12WBOY Posted: Jul 6, 2020 / 03:22 PM EDT / Updated: Jul 7, 2020 / 02:01 PM EDT UPDATE (7/6/20 3:22 p.m.) Two oil and gas industry groups, The West Virginia Oil & Natural Gas Association and the West Virginia Independent Oil and Gas Association issued a joint statement on the pipleline cancellation and the sale of Dominion Transmission to …

Dominion Energy Stock Falls 11.3% After the Atlantic Coast Pipeline Is Axed

Dominion Energy Stock Falls 11.3% After the Atlantic Coast Pipeline Is Axed

The Motely Fool By Maxx Chatsko | July 6, 2020 The energy giant also agreed to divest its natural gas transmission and storage assets to Berkshire Hathaway. The proceeds will not be used to fund the company’s ambitious renewable energy portfolio. What happened Shares of Dominion Energy (NYSE:D) fell as much as 11.3% on Monday after the company announced two …

Supreme Court upholds block on Keystone XL Pipeline construction

Supreme Court upholds block on Keystone XL Pipeline construction

The Supreme Court on Monday dealt a blow to the Trump administration by maintaining a block on construction of the Keystone XL pipeline. Photo by Leigh Vogel/UPI | License Photo July 6 (UPI) — The Supreme Court on Monday denied the Trump administration’s request to allow for construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline to continue, upholding a lower court’s decision …

Judge orders Dakota Access pipeline shut down pending review

Judge orders Dakota Access pipeline shut down pending review

Statesman By Dave Kolpack, The Associated Press Posted Jul 6, 2020 FARGO, N.D. — A judge on Monday ordered the Dakota Access pipeline shut down for additional environmental review more than three years after it began pumping oil — handing a victory to the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and delivering a blow to President Donald Trump’s efforts to weaken public …

Where Does Energy On Our Planet Come From?

Where Does Energy On Our Planet Come From?

By: Tom Tamarkin Founder Fusion4Freedom & President EnergyCite There are three primary sources of material amounts of energy on Earth. The word material means an amount of energy greater than 2 % of total worldwide energy demand combining all sectors of transportation, industrial, commercial residential, agricultural, potable water production and its movement. Energy sources such as thermal piles, batteries and …

The Clean Power and Electrification Pathway

The Clean Power and Electrification Pathway

Edison International Climate change and air pollution pose serious threats. Climate change effects, such as sea level rise and longer, more intense heat waves, are now occurring. In California, while significant progress has been made, too many communities continue to experience asthma and other air quality-related health issues. Our utility, Southern California Edison, has developed an integrated framework that we’re …

The decline of Weather Dependent Renewables in Europe: 2008 – 2018

cedmhdotme.wordpress.com Introduction The EurObserv’ER organisation publishes data annually on all types of EU28 Renewable installations and their productivity.  EurObser’ER is backed by the EU and promotes the transition to Renewables.  Their report for Solar power in 2019 here is a typical example of their annual data output for each technology. Photovoltaic barometer 2019 This post uses the EurObserv’ER data series …

Inherent unreliable renewables dictate GND “100% renewable electricity” mandate yields unavoidable GHG emissions

by Larry Hamlin | May 31, 2019 The Green New Deal (GND) and California’s SB 100 are both draconian and completely unrealistic pipe dreams that politically mandate “100% renewable electricity” for the U.S. and California respectively. A new 117 page study from the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) has determined that these politically contrived schemes of “100% renewable energy” are self …