Following CAP’s piece yesterday that details exactly what it means to use gasoline to travel this Memorial Day weekend, here is an infographic that shows the cost of Big Oil. Gas prices are rising in the Midwest and spot crude oil prices for the West Texas Intermediate benchmark is nearly…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/environment/memorial-day-driving-by-the-numbers-infographic-gas-prices-are-rising-in-the-midwest-and-spot-crude-oil-prices-for-the-west-texas-intermediate/ Carbon and De-carbonization, Crude oil prices, driving, energy facts, Environment, Environmental Policy, Finance, gas prices, Keystone XL, Memorial Day Driving, Midwest and spot, nfographic, Oil, Subsidies, Transportation, West Texas Intermediate
The US electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla Motors announced this week that it has paid off its federal clean energy loan years earlier than required, and brand new Department of Energy (DOE) Secretary Ernest Moniz could not resist a little celebration at the expense of the loan program’s…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/environment/teslas-early-federal-clean-energy-loan-repayment-earns-praise-from-energy-department-department-of-energy-doe-secretary-ernest-moniz/ Cleantech, Department of Energy (DOE), Electricity, Energy and Economy, Energy Department, energy investment, Ernest Moniz, federal clean energy Loan, Finance, Green Business, News, Politics & Legislation, Repayment Earns Prais, Secretary Ernest Moniz, Subsidies, tesla, Tesla’s Early, Transportation
Oil-tanker owners will struggle to retain crews and maintain ships after losing the most money in four decades, according to the industry’s biggest trade group.
The problems won’t ease any time soon because some vessel rates may take as long as four years to rebound, said Katharina Stanzel,…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/oil-tanker-crews-seen-quitting-on-40-year-high-in-losses-managing-director-of-the-international-association-of-independent-tanker-owners-or-intertanko/ Energy Industry, energy markets, Europe, Independent Tanker Owners Intertanko, International Association, Katharina Stanzel, Losses managing director, Oil-Tanker Crews, Transportation
Time to set the record straight on EPA’s premature approval of E15 fuel for the marketplace – necessitated by EPA administrator nominee Gina McCarthy’s recent inaccurate and misleading responses to Senate questions about E15 testing. McCarthy was asked:
“Was EPA aware of ongoing…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/taking-on-the-epa-and-e15-testing-by-epa-administrator-nominee-gina-mccarthys-recent-inaccurate-and-misleading-responses/ Agriculture, Biofuels, CRC’s research, DoE, e15 fuel, E15 Testing, Efficiency, Energy and Economy, Environmental Policy, epa, EPA administrator nominee Gina McCarthy, government regulation, misleading responses, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, NREL, recent inaccurate, Risk Management, Taking EPA, Transportation
Iran’s Niroo [Energy] Research Institute (NRI) has hosted the first national conference and exhibition on wind energy in the capital, Tehran.
The conference focused on the Islamic Republic’s achievements in the field of energy ( Fuel Cells, Future Energy, Geothermal Energy, Human Power,…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/global-events/iran-hosts-first-wind-energy-conference-and-exhibition-in-the-capital-tehran-iran-iranian-minister-of-energy-majid-namjou/ capital Tehran, conference and exhibition, fuel cells, Future Energy, Geothermal Energy, Human Power, hybrid cars, Hydro Power, hydrogen fuel, Industry, Inventions, Iran hosts first wind energy conference and exhibition, Iran wind energy exhibition, Iranian Minister of Energy, Islamic Republic’s achievements, Pedal Power, photovoltaics, Politics, Public Transit, Solar Power, tidal power, Transportation, Waste Energy, Wave Power, wind energy conference and exhibition, wind energy exhibition Iran, wind farms, wind power, wind turbines
One of the more fashionable concepts that one hears among people who regard themselves as environmentalists, is that the world would be much better off if only we could make the electric car mainstream. Without having engaged in any kind of systematic survey among serious thinkers on the…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/are-electric-cars-green-the-external-cost-of-lithium-batteries-make-the-electric-car-mainstream-journal-environmental-science-and-technology/ Are Electric Cars Green, Carbon and De-carbonization, China, Climate, Coal, electric car mainstream journal, Electricity, Electricity Grid, Environmental Science and Technology, External Cost, Lithium Batteries make, Nuclear Power, Oil, Recycling, Risk Management, Storage, Sustainability, Transportation, Utilities