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Winter Natural Gas Price Volatility – Anomaly or Signal?

February 20th, 2014

OMAHA (Capstone Energy Services) – This has been a winter to remember and February 5 was a day to remember. In the midst of one of the coldest winters in the last 20 years, natural gas and pipeline capacity were suddenly in short supply almost everywhere. Residential and commercial heating demand climbed 17 Bcf/day or […]

Exelon May Shut Down Nuclear Plants in Profit Struggle

February 7th, 2014

CHICAGO (Chicago Tribune) Chicago-based Exelon Corp. said Thursday on a conference call following its quarterly earnings results that it will shut down nuclear plants to save money if it doesn’t see a path to steady profits this year. The company’s large fleet of nuclear plants have struggled to remain profitable as they attempt to compete […]

Energy Facts

Energy Facts

Natural gas can be used as a raw material in a variety of products, including paint, fertilizer, plastics and medicines.

Natural gas produces fewer emissions than other fossil fuels, with less nitrogen, sulfur, carbon and fine particulates.

Texas produces the largest amount of natural gas in the USA.

The biggest consumer of coal in the US is the electric power sector.

There are 17,658 electric utility generators in the USA.
 

Energy Delivery Chains

Energy Delivery Chains

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Energy & the Environment

Energy & the Environment

How we assist clients in responding to national environmental concerns.

  • Initiate and manage a "Green" energy procurement program
  • Evaluate national legislative and regulatory initiatives
  • Research state and local energy efficiency programs and incentives
  • Track energy use and related emissions estimate