Dollars To Donuts: Ford Will Call Its Electric F-150 “Lightning”

It was a throwaway comment by my buddy, Matt Teske, but it was significant. We were talking about the upcoming all-electric Ford F-150, and he said, “You know, the ‘E-150’, or whatever they’re going to call it …” and we went on to talk about whether or not Ford would play V8 engine vroom-vroom sounds [&hellip

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Divers Assess Risk of Oil Leak From Sunken Ship

A large feed boat belonging to fish farming company Laxar sunk in Reyðarfjörður, East Iceland last weekend. Vísir reports that divers were sent out to the ship yesterday to assess the risk of oil …

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Research proposals sought for reuse of oil field wastewater

An environmental and academic consortium is looking for projects to research the treatment and reuse of produced water – the salty mixture that surfaces from wells along with petroleum. The industry …

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Solar & Wind Power Growth In UK From 2012–2020 (Charts)

At the end of 2020, I published a report on solar power, wind power, and fossil fuel power market share changes from 2010 to 2020. A helpful reader, Mike Dyke, directed me to UK data for the same period

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Malaysia’s Dec palm oil stocks hit 13-year low, imports at all-time peak

Malaysian palm oil inventories in December fell to their lowest in more than 13 years and imports touched a record high as production slumped while exports surged, data from the industry regulator …

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Trump Proved That Clean Energy Can’t Be Beat

Here’s a quick review of the ways Trump and other Republicans tried to stack the deck against renewables, electric vehicles, and other clean technologies, and look at why they failed

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Norman Borlaug Saves A Billion

Everyone loves a hero. Save someone from a burning building, and you’ll get your fifteen minutes of fame. That’s why I’m always surprised that more people don’t know Norman Borlaug, who …

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Would you live here? These U.S. cities have particularly wild, extreme weather. – Washington Post

Would you live here? These U.S. cities have particularly wild, extreme weather.  Washington Post

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NM “Produced Water” Explosion Leads to Proposed Legislation

New Mexico lawmakers will be asked to amend the state’s 2019 Oil and Gas Act when the Legislature convenes Jan. 19.

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