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Keystone XL: It’s not just a headline, it’s a pipeline — and here’s what you need to know
August 19, 2013 · 4 Comments

Nothing grabs our attention like big headlines. During the eras of radio and television, they provided the sound bites we used to sort big events. We all remember some of the more famous ones, like “Man Walks on Moon” (New York Times, July 21, 19, 1969), “Japan Surrenders, End of War” (New York Times, August […]

The Times, they are a Changing
April 7, 2011 · Be The First To Comment

There is an ancient Chinese curse, “May you live in interesting times.” For the past few months that seems to be a motto of the world. The unrest in Libya that started with protest has now proceeded into a full civil war. The group of protesters formed a National Council on Feb 26th to give […]

Changes in the World and Their Effect on Energy
March 15, 2011 · 1 Comment

Everywhere we look things are always changing.  Now that winter is leaving, spring has sprung.  In Houston we’re back up to the mid 70’s and we hope that lasts a long time.  While we may not be able to see some of the changes, like the movement of the stars, the changing face of the planet, or the […]

Deepwater Update
June 14, 2010 · Be The First To Comment

The Deepwater Horizon oil spill unfortunately is still leaking crude oil into the environment. Despite the best effort of several companies, our government and individuals, the oil spill has yet to be stopped. The “top kill“, a method where a drilling solution (called “mud”) was pumped down into the well to overpower the pressure of the […]


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