Environmentalists Lobby EPA To Restrict Natural Gas Use in Commercial and Home Furnaces By 2030

Obviously emboldened by their win getting so many goodies with the so-called Inflation Reduction Act (IRA), environmentalists are looking to enhance their fortunes. From Yahoo News: The petitioners argue that the Clean Air Act requires the EPA to regulate pollution from residential and commercial furnaces. “The Clean Air Act says, in the text we cite… Read More Environmentalists Lobby EPA To Restrict Natural Gas Use in Commercial and Home Furnaces By 2030

As Electric Grid Strained, California Activates 4 Gas-Powered Generators For The First Time

California’s electric grid teeters on the brink of collapse resulting from heightened energy demand due to recent triple digit temperatures. For the first time since they were installed last year, the Golden State’s Independent System Operator has ordered the usage of four emergency generators powered by (you guessed it right) fossil fuels (i.e. natural gas)… Read More As Electric Grid Strained, California Activates 4 Gas-Powered Generators For The First Time

Germany Panics As Millions Could Be Without Heat This Winter

With Russia cutting gas supplies to Europe and the consequent rise in gas prices, the Daily Mail reveals German politicos are panicked at the prospect of millions of Germans being without heat when winter arrives. Europe’s main provider of natural gas, Russia, has reduced their gas output to Europe by 20% and, while Germany is… Read More Germany Panics As Millions Could Be Without Heat This Winter

Huge Fire, Explosion At Oklahoma Natural Gas Plant

This on top of a Texas pipeline exploding 3 days ago. Incidents like this are very concerning, especially with the vast amounts of food manufacturing plants that have experienced fires and explosions since January of last year. PHOTO CREDIT: fire-extinguishing operations after the Texas City refinery explosion – By Chemical safety and hazards investigation board… Read More Huge Fire, Explosion At Oklahoma Natural Gas Plant