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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 […]

Where do we go from here
October 25, 2010 · 1 Comment

“The battle’s done and we kinda won, so we’ll sound our victory cheer. Where do we go from here” – Joss Whedon, Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Oct 13, 2010 – The Deepwater oil ban was lifted by the President, but what does it mean? On the surface, it would seem that deepwater drilling off the […]

Deepwater Update
August 31, 2010 · Be The First To Comment

The Deepwater Horizon oil spill is finally coming to an end. After over 100 days, it seems that a cap, a static kill and the relief well will finally stop oil from pouring into the sea. The estimate for the flow of the well has changed many times over the past 3 months. It seems […]

Deepwater
May 14, 2010 · 2 Comments

photo credit: uscgd8 On April 20, 2010 the Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded in the Gulf of Mexico. Eleven people were lost and over 5,000 barrels of oil a day have been pumped into the gulf. It is a tragedy and one of the worst environmental disasters of all time. This blog will help to explain […]



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