Tag: American Power Generation

Electricity generation: American coal #1 again in May

Electricity generation: American coal #1 again in May

On an annual basis, coal has lost share to natural gas and renewable energy Natural gas had its month in sun, but after sprinting past coal to produce the most American electricity in April, coal reasserted itself in May, according to the US Energy Information Administration. In April, traditionally the month when total electricity demand […]

Forget renewable energy, natural gas is king until 2040

Forget renewable energy, natural gas is king until 2040

New study says that 58% of new American power generation over next 25 years will be natural gas, renewables 38% Seeing lots of “news” on your Facebook feed about the coming solar energy revolution? Don’t believe it. A new forecast from the US Energy Information Administration┬ásays that until 2040, most new American power generation will […]