Energy Technology

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Unhappy Anniversary

Posted: September 19, 2014 by Ken Cohen

Six years after the original application was filed for the Keystone XL pipeline, we’re still waiting for an answer from Washington.

Regulators say criticisms of seismic surveys don’t hold water.


It’s worth hearing what Rep. Green (D-TX) has to say about the future of the Gulf Coast region thanks to investments like ExxonMobil’s.

Ten years ago, North America was considered a “mature region” for the petrochemical industry as most investment and opportunity shifted to the growing markets in Asia and the Middle East. What a difference a decade makes.


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Managing water with care

Posted: July 30, 2014 by Ken Cohen

Local water needs and alternatives are always a key concern as we look to source water for our activities.

The conventional wisdom holds that more people driving more miles and using more energy should result in more air pollution. But they haven’t. Our air has been getting cleaner instead … much cleaner.