Energy Excelerator Project Winners, 2014 Cohort Announced

Back in November, the US military announced that it would be putting more than $30 million into Hawaii’s Energy Excelerator,

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Gulf Oil CEO Grinds My Gears with Fear-mongering Nonsense (w/ video)

In an interview on CNCB’s Squak Box show, Gulf Oil CEO Joseph Petrowski “warns” Americans that reduced demand for oil – due in part to more fuel-efficient cars using less gas and people driving less, in general – could drive the price of oil down to nearly $50/barrel, thereby causing global economic meltdown. LOL!

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Mitt Romney’s Energy Plan: By Big Oil, For Big Oil

As America’s next hopeful CEO…err, President, Willard Mitt Romney is running largely on his business credentials, and the fact that he isn’t named “Obama.” But what does Romney plan to do if elected President? Well outside of repealing Obamacare and cutting taxes, Romney hasn’t been exactly forthcoming about his plans.

But the Presidential hopeful did release an energy plan last Friday that called for “energy independence” by 2020. The only problem? This plan, written by the Big Oil industry, won’t do anything but increase industrial profits at the cost of the average consumer.

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Peterbilt Pushes CNG Trucks in Texas

Last week, over-the-road truck manufacturer Peterbilt showed off its new line of natural-gas-powered trucks to a select group of its

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Biofuels And Security: Shedding My Western-Centric Worldview (Opinion)

Editor’s Note: I was in Houston, TX, last week, celebrating the International Year of the Planet at the first ever

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