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What next for shale?

“In August 2015, Saudi Arabia declared war on shale oil development in the United States.”

“In October 2016, Saudi Arabia capitulated.” Quote from, Saudi Arabia Capitulates… 565 more words

Energy

JET Asks: Why No Information on Kingston Harbour Oil Spill?

A few days ago, photos started to appear on my Twitter timeline of a considerable oil spill near Gordon Cay, in Kingston Harbour. Now here is a release from the Jamaica Environment Trust, suggesting that it would be very nice if we could have some information from the relevant Government agencies. 322 more words

Environment

Still with the money

Money, per se, doesn’t interest me much.  I didn’t buy anything on Black Friday, not because I was taking some kind of ideological stand, but because there was nothing I wanted or needed. 543 more words

Finland is banning coal by 2030 and aims for carbon-neutral by 2050


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❝ Finland, which gets about 10% of its energy from coal, said this week that it will stop using the fuel by 2030.

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Culture

Here's why Trump can't save jobs in the coal industry?


Completed in 1974, Monroe Power Plant will be the last one standing in 2030

❝ All year, Donald Trump has been promising to rescue the US coal industry by repealing various Obama-era pollution rules and ending the “war on coal.” And all year, analysts have pointed out that he probably can’t stop the collapse of the coal industry — since coal’s woes go far beyond the Environmental Protection Agency.

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Economics

Howard Lee Edwards

Title: Oil and Gas Industry Executive, Lawyer

Company:  Dixie State University National Advisory Council

Location:  Park City, UT 7 more words

Law

Joan T. Bok

Title:  Utilities Executive

Company:  New England Electric Systems

Location:  Boston, MA

Achievements:

  • Inductee, Worldwide Lifetime Achievement (2016)
  • Recipient, Harvard Medal, Harvard University
  • Featured Member, Who’s Who of American Women, Marquis Who’s Who (1997-2011)
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Energy