Renewable energy skeptics have promoted natural gas, since unlike gas or solar, it’s always available. Except when it isn’t.
The owner of an old, shuttered natural gas-fired power plant on the California coast envisions wave energy taking its place. For reals?
New research details the emissions benefits of natural gas over coal. We wonder how wind and solar compare.
All you have to do to make natural gas look good, it seems, is compare it to coal.
FuelCell Energy touts 2 billion kilowatt-hours of energy production. It’s actually not much in the grand scheme of things, but the rate of growth is impressive.
Solar’s declining cost plus barriers to shale gas extraction mean unsubsidized solar should be competitive with natural gas within 10 years or so, Lux Research says.
An Illinois project will be Waste Management’s third to use landfill gas to produce natural gas, some of which will be used in its CNG collection vehicles.
The BLM defers a planned oil and gas lease sale for tens of thousands of acres of southern Utah wilderness; enviros rejoice, Republicans howl.
For the first time on an industrial scale, hydrogen produced using wind power is being injected into the natural gas grid in Germany.
A roving methane detector could help minimize gas leaks and make it easier to turn methane into energy.