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Natural gas power generation share grew for decade in Southern states  as coal declined

Natural gas power generation share grew for decade in Southern states as coal declined

 Texas and Oklahoma in region with some of country’s best wind resources Coal’s share of total electricity generation in the South declined over the past decade, from 50 per cent in 2006 to 29 per cent in 2016, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.As the use of coal has declined, the use of natural gas […]

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Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter goes solar, helping power rural hometown

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter goes solar, helping power rural hometown

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter installed solar panels on White House in 1979 By Ellen Wulfhorst NEW YORK, Feb 10 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter has transformed his farmland into a field of solar panels to help power his tiny rural hometown, nearly four decades after he first had panels installed […]

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Gasoline prices still higher in some U.S. states after Colonial restart

Gasoline prices still higher in some U.S. states after Colonial restart

Gasoline prices up in Georgia by 8 cents from a week ago NEW YORK, Nov 7 (Reuters) – Retail U.S. gasoline prices remained elevated in some states on Monday following the restart of Colonial Pipeline’s main gasoline line early on Sunday after a fatal explosion last week. Prices in Georgia, one of the most affected states, […]

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Elba Liquefaction Company: Kinder Morgan buys 100% interest, invests $630M

Elba Liquefaction Company: Kinder Morgan buys 100% interest, invests $630M

Shell sells 49% interest, subscribes to 100% of liquefaction capacity of Elba Liquefaction Company Kinder Morgan is buying the remaining 49 per cent interest in the Elba Liquefaction Company LNG plant and investing another $630 million in the facility as it awaits approval to export to non-free trade countries. Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI) and Shell (NYSE: RDS.A, RDS.B) […]