One way to deal with that could be rolling blackouts.

Hurricane Maria inflicted severe damage on Puerto Rican manufacturing plants that make the plastic bags that medical facilities need to administer drugs.

A man in Fredonia, New York, drills the first well to intentionally obtain natural gas.

The namesake of the high school where 17 people were killed was a remarkable progressive activist—much like the students now demanding real gun control.


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Congress creates the five-member Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).

Even with its compromises, health reform is the most ambitious effort in decades to reorganize a big part of life around principles of justice and efficiency.


Feb 19, 2018 at 16:50 | Nick Cunningham

The price of oil is well off the low for this cycle because the OPEC + Russia plan to rebalance supply & demand has worked. Now the question is “What…

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As the global oil inventory surplus narrows and the goal of the OPEC cuts is within reach, the oil cartel is mulling a change in the way it defines success,…

Feb 16, 2018 at 15:48 | Dan Dicker

To a significant degree, oil is the engine that has driven the explosion in human population - far more oil than sun energy was used to produce your lunch.

Feb 16, 2018 at 15:17 | Jim Hyerczyk

I focus on the oil and gas markets and energy stocks. But that hardly immunizes me from the rest of the macro environment – the major stock averages, interest rates…

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Sources: ISO-New England, Northeast Utilities, Kinder Morgan, US Energy Information Administration, the New England States Committee on Electricity, Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, U.S. Department of Energy

Feb 16, 2018 at 13:59 | Tom Kool

Why are gas prices in California so high Blame it on taxes and NPR How Much Oil Prices Would Have to Fall to Decrease Marginal Profitability as Much as Repealing

Feb 13, 2018 at 16:21 | James Stafford

The FERC approves creation of the New England States Committee on Electricity, the organization through which New England governors coordinate on energy policies.