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Why Bakken Oil is Dirty

People who care about hydraulic fracturing say the oil coming from the Bakken formation in North Dakota, Montana and Saskatchewan is dirty. It is. All oil is dirty, and my two cents is we should leave what’s there in the ground. 387 more words

Sustainability

Wyoming rakes in more than $4.4 Million from taxes on wind-power


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More than $4.4 million was generated from taxes on wind production across Wyoming in the last fiscal year, according to the state Department of Revenue.

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Economics

Conservation Tip: Insulate to Mitigate

In the interest of helping our readers reduce energy and water waste, Sustainable Utah will publish weekly conservation tips contributed by the Student Energy Ambassadors… 253 more words

Community Engagement

Chesapeake Energy shares fall

Shares of Chesapeake Energy (CHK) fell sharply Wednesday after the company reported lower than forecast earnings and said it would cut its 2015 rig count and spending amid lower crude oil prices. 323 more words

Markets

Enviropower maintains constant power output with ABB gas analyzers

We are delighted to reveal that our highly reliable gas analyzers, which haven’t suffered a single time loss failure in five years, have enabled a waste to energy plant in West Sussex to achieve its target of 85% percent operating time. 265 more words

ABB

ACCC enforcement actions against energy retailers – misleading discount representations

Update on the ACCC’s latest civil penalty actions against energy retailers under the Australian Consumer Law.

Since 2012, the ACCC has subjected the sales practices of energy retailers to close scrutiny for compliance with the Australian Consumer Law. 448 more words

Energy

Australian Energy Regulator obtains first civil penalty orders

AER v Snowy Hydro (No 2) FCA 58

Civil penalties and compliance orders awarded against Snowy Hydro for breach of National Electricity Rules regarding dispatch in the wholesale electricity market… 555 more words

Energy