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Have You Wondered if Natural Gas is the Way to Go?

By | 2020-12-16T09:11:29+00:00 December 16th, 2020|Alternative & Green Energy|

Natural gas production has increased in the U.S. significantly over the last 15 years. After the 2008 recession the demand for natural gas increased dramatically. And in 2019 the highest amount of natural gas ever produced in the U.S. was recorded. This fossil fuel is the cleanest, it is abundant in North America, and it’s [...]

How Could Solar Energy Be Used To Supply Electricity To The World?

By | 2017-09-26T12:03:32+00:00 September 6th, 2016|Alternative & Green Energy|

Unbelievably, back in 1767, the first use of sunlight for heat generation was successfully achieved when a Swiss geologist and physicist, Horace Benedict de Saussure, created the first solar oven. He put together a simple pine box with three glass layers. Two smaller boxes were placed inside with black inner coating. When the sun’s rays [...]

Oil And Natural Gas 101 – A Little History And A Bit Of Geography

By | 2017-09-26T12:03:33+00:00 August 2nd, 2016|Alternative & Green Energy, Natural Gas|

Did you know that in November, 1973, President Richard Nixon promised Americans energy “independence” within 10 years? Just to set the stage: Nixon’s announcement came one month after Arab petroleum exporters had placed an oil embargo on the West (including the United States) because of the West’s support of Israel during the Yom Kippur War. [...]