New York DEC to File 90-Day Extension to Finalize Frack Rules

In an effort to avoid having to restart the process from square one, the New York Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) will file for a 90-day extension on Thursday to finalize rules governing high-volume hydraulic fracturing (HVHF).

November 29, 2012

Poll Shows Shift in Favor of Fracking Among New York State Voters

Public opinion of hydraulic fracturing (fracking) among voters in New York State has shifted in favor of the practice, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released on Wednesday.

September 14, 2012

Rita Threat, Screen Spike Spur Further Big Gains

Cash prices rode the twin wave of Hurricane Rita’s threat to already hurting Gulf of Mexico (GOM) production and a record-setting screen spike the day before to further large gains Tuesday. A moderate warming trend across the southern states also chipped in some renewed power generation load.

September 21, 2005

Survey: Take My TV and Dishwasher, but I’ll Keep My Car

The energy crisis is considered a major problem by most Americans that is hurting them financially and forcing them to reinvent the way they live their daily lives, according to a new study. The report by Sears Roebuck and Co. and Roper Starch Worldwide Inc., found that nearly all Americans — 98% — are doing something to save energy, both large and small.

June 18, 2001