Tags » Energy

FMC to open facility servicing O&G companies in the Eagle Ford Shale

Houston-based FMC Technologies (NYSE: FTI) is opening a 55,000-square-foot facility in San Antonio, according to the San Antonio Economic Development Foundation (SAEDF). The expansion brings 160 new jobs to the city over the next three years. 119 more words

Seven Days of Flexible Quasi-Fasting

It’s been one week since I attempted to go on an “all juice” diet. I’ve learned a lot during that time, including that I can’t be satisfied drinking all my meals. 411 more words

Nutritional Healing

Ed Hoskins: Capital Cost and Production Effectiveness of Renewable Energy in Europe - the Data

Guest post from Ed Hoskins
A comparison of both the Capital Cost and Energy Production Effectiveness of the Renewable Energy in Europe.

The diagrams and table below collate the cost and capacity factors of Renewable Energy power sources, Onshore and Off-shore Wind Farms and Large scale Photovoltaic Solar generation, compared to the cost and output capacity of conventional Gas Fired Electricity generation. 2,819 more words


Petrossa reblogged this on Petrossa's Blog and commented:

Not that facts will prevent the EU continue to force its provinces (the former nationstates) to throw money down the 'alternative' energy drain

Opinion: Philippe Couillard is wrong to reject shale-gas development

Saying no to the exploration and exploitation of shale gas in Quebec, without knowing the actual economic impacts this development could generate, is a premature decision that will close the door to a major development opportunity, at a time when we need such initiatives to support our economy. 523 more words


Teachings from A Grouse for the New Moon & The Winter Solstice.

For those of you who do not know my house has a pet grouse.  And we have a history!  It all started last year when this grouse appeared out of the speckled forest in our back yard.   1,385 more words

Solar Bench

Rate This Concept Now!

Overview: Voda Design’s Solar Bench is a multifunctional streetlight/bench combination that harnesses solar energy to power its overhead LED lamp. Solar panels built into the bench case make it possible to place the unit in any location independent of a local power supply. 40 more words

Product Design

Stocks to Watch: Wisconsin Energy, Oracle, GE are stocks to watch

AppId is over the quota
AppId is over the quota

NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — A spurt of acquisition announcements or talk of deals involving Wisconsin Energy Corp., Oracle Corp., and General Electric Co. 426 more words