Reducing Emissions

It turns out that methane emissions have been falling during the shale revolution, and not just by a little.

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.

“The single most expensive federal regulation in U.S. history.” That’s the finding of a new report calculating the costs of the Obama administration’s looming ozone regulations.


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.

According to Reuters, German industrial consumers paid four times more for electricity in 2013 than similar customers in Louisiana.