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Gas Crisis

Interview: Energy Investor Bill Powers Discusses Looming Shale Gas Bubble

Steve Horn | Posted 07.08.2013 | Green
Steve Horn

The well production data that Powers picked through on a state-by-state basis demonstrates a "drilling treadmill." That means each time an area is fracked, after the frackers find the "sweet spot," that area yields diminishing returns on gas production on a monthly and annual basis.

Tata Shall Lead Us

Matthew DeBord | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Matthew DeBord

India's Tata Motors represents a modern-day version of what Detroit could have become if it had begun to adjust its products to obviously impending future needs back in the 1970s.

Regardless of Who Wins the Election, Start Teaching Your Kids Mandarin

Christopher Ingram | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Christopher Ingram

Voters don't want change. When the American voting public goes to the polls and re-elects the same bunch of losers to Congress year after year, they should expect to get more of the same.

Colbert Explains Upside Of Gas Crisis: "What's Good For Big Oil Is Good For America"

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

On Thursday's "Colbert Report," Stephen Colbert introduced a new feature called "Stephen Colbert's The Tank Is Half Full," which points out the upside...

Fire, Weak Dollar Fuel Record Oil Prices

AP | JOHN WILEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Crude oil futures swung wildly on Monday, rising to a record and then tumbling as investors wrestled with whether they should put sto...

European Truckers, Farmers Blocking Borders In Protest Against Gas Prices

New York Times | Alan Cowell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

PARIS -- Gasoline at $4 a gallon? If only. As prices across America hit an average $4 a gallon over the weekend, European motorists, truckers and eco...

Who's To Blame For Today's Oil Prices?

TreeHugger.com | John Laumer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

One of the popular vote-pandering narratives pursued by US Congress Critters, lately, has been 'oil companies making too much money,' bankrupting the...

South America Gas Crisis Solution Fails

AP | BILL CORMIER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — The presidents of Argentina, Brazil and Bolivia failed to resolve a natural gas dispute Saturday, but agreed to study ...