Archive for May, 2014

 

Going Giga with Tesla

In a move that may dramatically increase the number of electric vehicles (EVs) in the United States, Tesla Motors announced plans to construct the world’s largest “gigafactory” in the American Southwest. Under current pl...

An Oil Boom. But No Relief at the Pump.

The latest data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Bureau of Economic Analysis reflects what many have already noticed: that despite the intuitive relationship between domestic oil production and gasoline prices, oil spen...

Michael Ross on the Troubling Consequences of Oil Wealth

Michael Ross is a professor at UCLA, whose work explores the ways that oil revenues and oil wealth often disrupt international development and enable nations to disengage from the international community. Some of his recent public...

Professor Michael Ross Explains the “Oil Curse”

Michael Ross is a professor at UCLA, whose work explores the ways that oil revenues and oil wealth often disrupt international development and enable nations to disengage from the international community. Some of his recent public...

VIDEO: Should government help advanced vehicle infrastructure?

With over fifteen plug-in vehicles currently on the market, and three hydrogen vehicles being introduced within the next year, consumers are now benefiting from exciting new choices when it comes to alternative fuel vehicles. For ...

“Oil and Gas Strategies Summit” Examines Energy & Geopolitics

This week, the Financial Times and Energy Intelligence collaborated to host their first “Oil & Gas Strategies Summit: The Transformational Impact of the North American Energy Revival,” an all-day event examining the North ...

Memorial Day Travel: American Families Pay at the Pump

By Ken Blackwell Mr. Ken Blackwell was Ohio’s Secretary of State from 1999 to 2007. He serves as an advisor to Securing America’s Future Energy (SAFE). Summer is officially upon us, and millions of American families will...

McKenna: BlueIndy is a National Security Triumph

Tim McKenna is Vice President of Government Relations at Rockwood Holdings. A national energy security advocate, McKenna attended the launch of the groundbreaking BlueIndy electric vehicle carsharing service in Indianapolis.   ...

Scalpel Sanctions: Targeting the future of Russian energy

Ineffective Russian sanctions got you down? It’s no wonder. For fear of disrupting the global economy, leaders in the United States and the European Union have thus far come short of hitting Russia where it hurts: oil and gas ex...

Former DNI: Diplomacy is Key to Energy Security

Admiral Dennis C. Blair, former Director of National Intelligence, Commander of the U.S. Pacific Command, and Co-Chair of the Commission on Energy and Geopolitics, addressed a crowd of energy leaders, policy practitioners, and j...
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