How Affordable Energy Helps Keep Healthcare Affordable

How Affordable Energy Helps Keep Healthcare Affordable

  Hospitals hum with energy from nurses, doctors and a cast of support staff who provide care and treatment to help the sick heal. Healthcare professionals rely on their skills as well as facilities and equipment to provide care, all of which requires dependable sources of energy. According to the U.S. Department of Energy, healthcare…

Alaska is Key to America’s Energy Success

Alaska is Key to America’s Energy Success

America is at the beginning of a profound and sustained Energy Revolution. New technologies and innovation are spurring expanded opportunities in oil & gas development, as well as increased use of wind and solar and improvements in energy efficiency.  As this revolution continues, every consumer in every sector of the US economy will benefit from…

Fourth Annual CEA Energy Day Festival a Success

Fourth Annual CEA Energy Day Festival a Success

Twenty five thousand people turned out Saturday, along with more than 70 exhibitors, to applaud dozens of Houston area teachers and students who were recognized at the fourth annual Energy Day Festival.

The Energy Revolution is Supporting Texas-Sized Population Growth

The Energy Revolution is Supporting Texas-Sized Population Growth

America is in the midst of an energy boom. We all know this. We also know the positive impact it has had on our nation’s balance sheet. The U.S. is now set to surpass Russia and Saudi Arabia in crude production, and it has already passed the former as the world’s largest producer of natural gas. But

Experience Energy Day Festival 2014

Experience Energy Day Festival 2014

Houston Students to Experience Underwater Robots, Freezing Experiments, Scientific Magic Shows and Much More at Upcoming 2014 Energy Day Festival

Poll Shows Voter Support for Offshore Energy

Poll Shows Voter Support for Offshore Energy

HOUSTON, TX – Consumer Energy Alliance voter polls conducted in three states with pivotal U.S. Senate races finds strong support for allowing oil and natural gas drilling in U.S. waters inside the Arctic Circle. The poll finds Alaska, Georgia and Louisiana each have  close races for U.S. Senate that will indicate the direction of federal policy towards

A Vote for Energy Is a Vote for America

A Vote for Energy Is a Vote for America

When Americans hit the polls in a few weeks, job growth and the overall economy will be the most important issue in deciding whom they vote for Congress, a recent CBS News/New York Times polls says. A CNN/ORC poll echoed similar sentiments, as did a Bloomberg national poll, NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll, and Kaiser

Fall Gasoline Prices Trending Lower

Fall Gasoline Prices Trending Lower

Consumers are getting a much-needed break this fall when it comes to energy costs. Thanks to increased domestic oil production and reduced demand, gasoline prices are trending lower in the past few weeks. Analysts expect the trend to continue. USA Today breaks it down: Sometime in November, gas stations in nearly 30 states will be

Is Your School STEM Ready?

Is Your School STEM Ready?

America’s energy boom and its record-breaking technological breakthroughs are continuing to improve our lives in a variety of ways, including stimulating much-needed economic growth and job creation.

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How Affordable Energy Helps Keep Healthcare Affordable

  Hospitals hum with energy from nurses, doctors and a cast of support staff who provide care and treatment to help the sick heal. Healthcare professionals rely on their skills as well as facilities and equipment to provide care, all of which requires dependable sources of energy. According to the U.S. Department of Energy, healthcare…

A Vote for Energy Is a Vote for America

When Americans hit the polls in a few weeks, job growth and the overall economy will be the most important issue in deciding whom they vote for Congress, a recent CBS News/New York Times polls says. A CNN/ORC poll echoed similar sentiments, as did a Bloomberg national poll, NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll, and Kaiser…

Reasons for projected natural gas-fired generation growth vary by region

EIA projects that natural gas-fired electric power sector generation in the contiguous United States will increase to 1,600 million megawatthours (MWh) by 2040, a 1.3% average annual increase. This growth is spread throughout the Lower 48 states, and the reasons for the growth vary in each region.

Pipeline firm plans $1.75B gas lines in Northeast

By Collin Eaton A Houston company is planning to spend $1.75 billion on two new pipelines to carry Northeastern U.S. shale gas to nearby states and to systems that go to Gulf Coast and Midwestern markets.