From Natural Gas to Green Energy: Shaping the Wave

Converting the US to green energy is a long-term game, one that takes decades to fully achieve, creative thinking and some compromise.The Conservation Law Foundation, an organization that has helped shape forward-thinking green energy policy in New England, is offering an interesting prototype for moving from natural gas to green energy. It's one … [Read more...]

The natural gas revolution: Good or bad for energy efficiency?

By Elisa Wood September 19, 2012If there were an equivalent in the energy industry to Time Magazine’s Person of the Year, natural gas would be this year’s winner.The dramatic rise in natural gas supply, and fall in price, has reconfigured the energy scene in the United States, suddenly creating a bounty of domestic energy, driving down … [Read more...]

Mr. Pickens, What About Plug-In Hybrids?

By Elisa Wood July 17, 2008 T. Boone Pickens deserves kudos for his attention-grabbing television campaign aimed at helping America kick the oil habit. The billionaire energy fund manager can stop the most dedicated channel surfer mid-click when he proclaims that our spending on foreign oil could soon become the largest transfer of wealth in human … [Read more...]