Natural Gas and Manufacturing Jobs
February 16, 2014 | National Geographic
An article on the National Geographic website explores how natural gas can serve as either an energy source or a raw material that can help create manufacturing jobs in the United States.
World’s Most Dangerous Roads
August 25, 2013 | History Channel
The History Channel has a video about the extremely dangerous roads in the Andes mountains of Peru and Bolivia. This is as much a story about landslides and rock falls as it is about roads.
LNG Exports: Big Oil vs Manufacturers vs Foreign LNG
January 20, 2013 | FuelFix
Many energy companies would like to export natural gas as LNG from the United States to countries where market prices are much higher. However, United States manufacturers object because they fear that LNG exports will raise domestic prices.
Not mentioned in the FuelFix article are: 1) many new conventional gas discoveries in Africa, Australia, South America and Indonesia that could compete with LNG exports from the United States; 2) the enormous untapped shale gas potential in other parts of the world; and, 3) natural gas throughout the world that is currently being flared. Will LNG export terminals for United