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…

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…

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.

5 Careers Worth Studying For

5 Careers Worth Studying For

  Your kids are back in school wondering why it has to be, but tell them to cheer up, for there really are tremendous opportunities out there for the next generation if they focus on where the jobs are – in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) jobs in the energy field.

Another Labor Day without Keystone XL

Another Labor Day without Keystone XL

  This coming Labor Day Weekend marks the fourth year Union construction workers will not be taking a day off from building the Keystone XL Pipeline to enjoy an end to the summer BBQ.

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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.

EIA: Eagle Ford to cross 1.5 million daily barrels in September

By Jennifer Hiller The U.S. Energy Information Administration expects the Eagle Ford Shale to produce 1.51 million barrels of crude oil and other liquids daily in September. It would be a gain of around 31,000 daily barrels over August production for the South Texas field.