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  Can it be True Frac Wastewater Injection Well Seismicity a Miscue?
Seth Borenstein in “Less shake from artificial quakes, fed study says,” announced the results of a study by U.S. Geological Survey geophysicist Susan Hough - “Man-made earthquakes, a side effect of some high-tech energy drilling, cause less shaking and in general are about 16 times weaker than natural earthquakes with the same magnitude……..”
August 26, 2014  
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  Can Tesla Ever Break Even?
Not to belittle Tesla’s role and fortitude in the EV industry. It is a simple question of when the money-well will stop and sprout into a money-tree. Different circumstances yes, but the industry cannot afford another Solyndra.
August 2014 Issue   
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  Can Hydrogen Fueling Stations Be Far Behind?
This discussion is a sequel to, “Are Hydrogen Fuel Cells Vehicles Dead on Arrival?” What follows is a deeper look at the infrastructure, specifically hydrogen fueling stations, needed to support fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEV).
Fuel Marketer News: July 2014 Issue: Full Story      more »»
   
  Unconventional Oil and Gas Regulations and Policy
This piece provides a basic insight into the way climate change in conjunction with environmental and public health concerns has triggered a regulatory response by national, state and local governments. It will focus on shale gas regulations and not those pertaining to tight sandstones or coal bed methane.
Fuel Marketer News: May 2014 Issue: Full Story      more »»
   

 
Can Hydrogen Fueling Stations Be Far Behind?
This discussion is a sequel to, “Are Hydrogen Fuel Cells Vehicles Dead on Arrival?” What follows is a deeper look at the infrastructure, specifically hydrogen fueling stations, needed to support fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEV).
Renewable Energy World: April 14, 2014   more »»
The Daily Energy Report (Part 1): April 29, 2014   more »»
The Daily Energy Report (Part 2): April 29, 2014   more »»
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  Are Hydrogen Fuel Cells Vehicles Dead On Arrival?
Substantial reduction of fossil fuels from all sectors of the economy by renewable energy and zero-emission vehicles is the Holy Grail of modern society. Zero-emissions vehicles come in two flavors: BEV and FCEV. FCEVs are arising from the dead.....
Daily Energy Report: April 1, 2014  
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Fuel Marketer News: April 2014 Issue   more »»
Oil Price: April 16, 2014    more »»
   
  Natural Gas: The Logical Alternative!
Natural gas is a suitable clean alternative to all fossil fuels. Natural gas can reduce greenhouse gas emissions and its reserves are abundant.
Fuel Marketer News, March, 2014  more »»
   
Is China an Environmental Steward, Demon or Magician?
China’s growing role as the world’s largest contributor to greenhouse gas emissions is undisputed. China is the epicenter of building out environmental markets as it struggles to balance the need for economic growth and climate protection.  But is China’s leadership sincere and capable to stem the tide of environmental doom? 
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Climate Change: The Earth Shall Win, People Shall Lose!
Once upon a time, there was a wanderer named Goldilocks.  She looked for a place to live.  Pretty soon, she came upon our solar systems.  Inside, there were three possible homes. She studied these planets carefully.   “This planet nearest the sun she named Venus is too hot!” she exclaimed.   So, she went to the furthest of the three from the sun.   “This planet she named Mars is too cold,” she said   So, she visited the middle planet .....
Daily Energy Report: December 4, 2013   more »»
Renewable Energy World: November 24, 2013   more »»
   
How Can Europe and the World Learn from the Development of Shale Gas in the US?
This comment provides a basic insight into the way climate change in conjunction with environmental and public health concerns have triggered a regulatory response by National, State and Local Governments. It will focus on shale gas regulations and not those pertaining to tight sandstones or coal bed methane ......
Slide Share: October 1, 2013   more »»           
September 26, 2013  more »»
   
A Look at Unconventional Oil and Gas Regulations / Unconventional Oil and Gas Regulations and Policy Relating to Local Environmental Impacts and Climate Change
Article provides insight into the way climate change, in conjunction with environmental and public health concerns have triggered a regulatory response by National, State and Local Governments.  
Oil Price: September 3, 2013   more »»
The Daily Energy Report: September 5, 2013   more »»
   
Climate and energy policy – is it adapting fast enough?
Two profound questions loom over all other energy concerns: will we have enough affordable energy in the near future? And what will we do for the long term? There are no simple answers, today’s global energy economy is faced with ......
June 12, 2013    
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Driving Factors Behind Improvements in Water and Energy Production
If one considers, federal investments of $20 billion will achieve a few percentage point increase in renewable energy resources, then possibly funded research, development and demonstration programs are the way to go. Water remediation is a much more difficult subject in terms of scope, measures and its immediacy. This is obvious by the countless billions ......   
Daily Energy Report: June 13, 2013   more »»
Oil Price: June 10, 2013   more »»
   
Is Biofuels from Waste Practical Today?
There is no question that converting waste into biofuels is a necessary sustainable and renewable enterprise if nothing more than to remove recyclables and to allow landfills to remain open due to lower volumes of waste. However, translating patents to operations ......
 June 7, 2013   
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Are Anti-fracking Activists Hypocritical?
Dr. Stevens discusses his strong views in support of shale gas development, arguing that those who are against the process of hydraulic fracturing are hypocritical, as there are far greater issues that have negative effects on the environment  ......
May 16, 2013   more »»
   
Energy Efficiency, Renewables, and the DOE Budget
Belt-tightening in Washington hasn’t yet hit the Department of Energy (DOE). Its fiscal year (FY) 2014 Congressional Budget Request of $28.415 billion represents an increase of 5.2% and 8.0% from the FY 2013 and FY 2012 budgets, respectively. That’s the request, at least. If recent history is any indication, the budget is certain to be cut ...... 
May 15, 2013   more »»
   

Another EV Bites the Dust
It’s easy to blame the government, the company and the technology. Rather failure falls on one simple entity: People. People’s belief in a government can fix all mentality. People’s belief that a management team with questionable ability can successfully run a company with a pricey product in a nascent industry where others fail to tread ...... 
May 5, 2013   more »»



Follow Report: Hydrogen Production Breakthrough?
The technology is still in the research stage. Taking the technology to the next step is outside the scope of the developer who is interested in licensing the rights to purchase, use and/or manufacture, the carbon catalyst. Whether the technology is the Holy Grail of cheap hydrogen remains unanswered. 
April 24, 2013   
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Hydrogen Fuel Cell Breakthrough?
On April 9, 2013, I will be attending a private demonstration of a hydrogen fuel cell using catalytic carbon for producing hydrogen-for-fuel. This is the world’s first scalable Hydrogen-On-Demand process requiring minimum power input.
April 9, 2013   
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Was Senator Matsunaga Right About Hydrogen After All?
U.S. interest in a hydrogen economy has seen its ups and downs since the 1970’s when programs were first funded to develop advanced propulsion alternatives to internal combustion engines. It’s no surprise that....... 
Oil Price: April 6, 2013   more »»
Renewable Energy World: April 4, 2013    
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Anyone for Chinese Pork Soup?
China can no longer hide behind a veil of a developing country and assume responsibility for its impact on its people and our planet. Time is fading and the fix gets tougher. The question is whether China has the interest and the resolve to change its status from – Smog, Slob and ..... 
Daily Energy Report  April 3, 2013    more »»
Oil Price: March 21, 2012  
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The Good and Bad News of DoE Fiscal Year Budget Request!
The good news is the Department of Energy (DoE) FY 2013 budget request of $2,337 million for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) programs shows a 29 percent increase from the enacted FY 2012 budget. The bad news is .....
March 27, 2013   more »»
   
Is There a Breath of Fresh Air in China Today?
“It’s said by the news that in many cities of China, the air has been severely polluted these days, my city include of course. My respiratory system is so sensitive that I almost can’t bear it. A sudden dust storm attacked today. Can’t go anywhere!”.....
March 18, 2013   
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Have NGVs Finally Reached the Point of No Return?
The recent sudden spike in demand (NGVs) does not an industry make. Even with cheap, clean and plentiful natural gas, growth may be hampered by issues somewhat similar to EVs — higher priced vehicles..... 
March 11, 2013   more »»
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To Avoid Volatile Gasoline Prices, Why not use More Natural Gas?
The benefits and challenges of switching vehicles over to natural gas is far from a secret. Natural gas is neither a salvation nor a holistic answer. Nevertheless, the current course of inaction is devoid of any tangible benefits.....
Real Clean Energy: March 4, 2013   more »»
Oil Price: February 27, 2013   more »»
 
Can Perception Sell Renewable Energy?
Explores a new strategy of “Value Perception” to penetrate renewable energy in the residential sector.
February 21, 2013   
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Should we be Concerned about EV Batteries?
With all the problems with Boeing’s Dreamliner 787 lithium-ion batteries, it’s fair to question the performance and safety of EVs Li-ion batteries.  For the uninformed,….
January 21, 2013   more »»
   
Fossil Fuels' Encore
Economic growth! Energy independence! Climate change! There are countless arguments for moving beyond fossil fuels for world energy needs...... 
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Do EVs Make Good Cents or Sense?
A cost analysis of EVs and gasoline powered passenger vehicles to determine their comparative Life Cycle Cost. This analysis included 30 vehicles ranging from a Mini Cooper to a Ferrari F12.
 January 3, 2013   more »»
   
Are EV's Ready to Meet Society's Demands?
Depending on what you read and hear, it’s highly questionable if EVs are truly gaining traction. If gaining traction means slowly nudging forward towards the industry’s   overzealous market projections, then one could say the industry is growing. But overall, it is safe to say EV sales have been disappointing and well short of expectations.
December 30, 2012   more »»
   
Natural Gas, the Perfect Bridge to Renewable Energy!
Under a scenario that envisions a worldwide momentum towards stick policies aimed at cutting greenhouse gas emissions; electric utilities and other sectors of the economy will have no other choice but to adopt natural gas as a logical alternative. Natural gas will buy time to further develop, cleaner fuels.
December 20, 2012   more »» 
   
Replacing Fossil Fuels with Renewables!
Two profound questions loom over all other energy concerns: will there be enough affordable energy in the near future to sustain the world’s economies? And, if not, what are the long term solutions? 
December 19, 2012   more »» 
   

Should the Earth be a Sun?
The purpose of the sun is to give life; the purpose of the earth is to sustain life. It would be more pragmatic to light up the future with a healthy environment than a sign flashing at night “Free Ice Water at Wall Drug, 457 Miles.”
Daily Energy Report December 20, 2012   more »»
Oil Price: December 18, 2012   more »»
Renewable Energy World: December 17, 2012   more »»

   
Seismic Activity and Earthquakes: Is Hydraulic Fracturing Only to Blame?
B
oth shale gas drilling and road construction are as common in North Texas as cowboy boots and pickups. Again, this is not to say that injecting hydraulic fracturing flowback in deep wells is not a major factor causing earthquakes in the DFW region, but it may not be the only cause. 
December 31, 2012    more »»

 
Is Fracking the Only Explanation for Earthquakes in Dallas?
It’s time to think out-of-the-box in regards to the influence of hydraulic fracturing and deep injection wells to seismicity. The relationship of these activities to seismic activity is strong and most likely correct to some degree. But could there be other influencing factors?
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Waste-to-Energy: Is It Market Ready? 
Waste-to-Energy is a multifaceted concept; it means different things to different people, it is underestimated in complexity and questionable in terms of profitability and carbon neutrality.
October 9, 2012
 
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Natural Gas: The Logical Alternative
The term “logical” may not be strong enough – “only” is certainly more appropriate. The story however remains the same. We are finding more reserves .....
Power: October 1, 2012  more »»
The Daily Energy Report: July 25, 2012   more »»
OIl Price: July 22, 2012   more »»
   
Given the Current Economic Situation in Europe, What is the Most Cost effective Pathway for Meeting its Ambitious 2050 Emissions Goals?
Western economies remain deep in crisis and Europe and the United States are struggling little to resolve its core causes ..... 
July 21, 2012  
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Will Shale Gas Casing and Cementation Last Forever?
An answer to the question "Would the cement and steel casings in the Karoo inevitably deteriorate and fail over time, resulting in the upward migration of fracking fluids to ground water zones?" 
Daily Energy Report: June 26, 2012   more »»
Oil Price: June 12, 2012   more »»
Real Clear Energy: June 14, 2012
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Fracking Toothpaste 
The witch hunt over hydraulic fracturing can be surmised in one word “HYPOCRISY.”             
Conservative New Jersey: August 24, 2012   more »»
Power Engineering: June 20, 2012
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Natural Gas Storage is Vital for Future Industry Growth!
Article presents an overview of the natural gas market, the why’s and how’s of natural gas storage, its economics and future outlook.
June 11, 2012  
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What is the Role of Energy Innovation in Delivering a Secure, Affordable Low Carbon Economy?
Where there is no innovation there is no growth! With no growth there is accelerated death. This holds true for industries ranging from toys to energy...... 
June 6, 2012   more »» 
   
Where Has Energy Independence Gone?
The question is can America wait till 2035 or beyond to become energy independent? The hope of 1980 is long gone .....
May 29, 2012   
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Solid Waste-to-Energy: Is It R&D or Market Ready?
Waste-to-Energy is a multifaceted concept; it means different things to different people, is underestimated in complexity and questionable in terms of profitability and carbon neutrality.
May 25, 2012  
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Toothpaste More Dangerous Than Fracking, "Expert" Says
It's okay, people. We've been blowing this whole fracking thing way out of proportion. Dr. Barry Stevens of TBD America sets the record straight .....
May 24, 2012  
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The Facts About Fracking Fluid and its Disposal
It’s convenient and easy to point at hydraulic fracturing as another human activity that will destroy humanity. Time to put fracking in proper perspective!
Reference, Americans for Prosperity Foundation, May 2013   more »»
May 23, 2012  
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When will Energy Independence Arrive?
The good news, the U.S. is reducing its consumption of foreign oil. The bad news, the Titanic may make it to port before the U.S. becomes truly energy independent.
April 17, 2012  
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Fracking Toothpaste!
The witch hunt over hydraulic fracturing can be surmised in one word “HYPOCRISY.” 
April 4, 2012
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Exploring the Witch Hunt Against Hydraulic Fracturing
To the extent that hydraulic fracturing has resulted in few if any substantiated health problems, is a proven technology with a 60 year history, alcohol and toothpaste unequivocally pose a much higher risk to human health and safety.
April 4, 2012  
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What Role Does Oil Prices Play in Our Energy Capital? 
A technology development guru, Barry Stevens (writing in OilPrice.com ironically), says, “When considering a direction in clean energy ..... 
Posted by Scott Carlberg on March 19, 2012   more »»
   
Scientific Approach or Rather Lack of Such for Shale Gas
Translation - "Dr. Barry Stevens .....  "The development of industry-based shale gas is" safely "Driving" and "Winning."
Posted by Venelin Todorov on March 12, 2012 
 
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What impact did COP17 in Durban have on carbon prices?
The answer lies in the immiscibility between a powerless regulatory body and a P/L driven market. COP has failed to produce a legally binding treaty covering all .....  
March 9, 2012   more »» 
   
Shale Gas: The True Story!
As the search continues for the best energy solution(s), time-and-time again the compass points north to Natural Gas.....
February 29, 2012   more »» 


Shale Gas is Not a Fracking Mess!
Fracking is a current societal hot button. Almost as pervasive as the subject of Climate Change!   February 23, 2012   more »»
   
Why Shale Gas is the Best Hope for Our Energy Future!
As the search continues for the best energy solution(s), time-and-time again the compass points north to Natural Gas.
February 22, 2012
 
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What is Clean, Abundant, Affordable and the Best Alternative Energy Source We Have?
More than any other fuel source today and for the near future, natural gas is the only fuel that can be utilized across major fossil fuel hungry sectors. It supports the triple bottom line of people, planet and profit.
February 1, 2012
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The Difficult Chemical Processes Involved in Waste-to-Energy! 
Waste-to-Energy is a multifaceted concept; it means different things to different people, it is underestimated in complexity and questionable in terms of profitability and carbon neutrality. 
January 31, 2012
 
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Waste to Energy: A Great Source of Clean Energy - But is it the Correct Waste
Converting Waste-to-Energy, and in particular MSW, are hot topics throughout the global landscape. The conversion process, which consists of a .....
January 26, 2012   more »»
   
What Role Does Society have in Delivering a Sustainable Energy Future?
If you answered cold fusion, eeehhhhh! Your time’s run out! If you answered natural gas, have a cigar. Natural gas for the simple reason that it is one of the quickest .....
January 20, 2012   more »»
   
   
Shale Gas is Not a Fracking Mess!
Fracking is a current societal hot button. Almost as pervasive as the subject of Climate Change!  
January 17, 2012   more »»
   
What is Clean, Abundant, Affordable and the Best Alternative Energy Source We Have?
More than any other fuel source today and for the near future, natural gas supports the triple bottom line of people, planet and profit.
Wealth Wire: January 16, 2012   more »»
Oil Price: January 16, 2012  
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What is Both Sustainable and Renewable that Makes Financial Sense Today?
The answer is: Municipal solid waste (“MSW”) and its conversion into energy! There are few, if any, energy technologies that .....
January 2, 2012   more »»
   

The Benefits of Shale Gas Far Outweigh the Negatives of Fracking!
Fracking is a current societal hot a button. However, there are some reputable, independent and impartial studies that can be used to understand the truth.
Big Mikes:  December 28, 2011 more »»
Oil Price: December 27, 2011   more »»
   
Natural Gas: The Clean Alternative!
Natural gas is a suitable clean alternative to all fossil fuels. Natural gas can reduce greenhouse gas emissions and its reserves are abundant.
Oil Price: December 13, 2011  more »»
The Daily Energy Report: December 12, 2011  more »»
 
Global Warming Naysayers Says the Heat is On!
The subject of Climate Change and Global Warming has a polarizing effect in the U.S. Like religion, you either believe or don’t believe; Strong sentiments resonate on both sides. Is it possible to sway either camp?
December 5, 2011  more »»
   
Why Electric Vehicle's May Not be Such a Good Choice After All?
To the extent that EVs are purported to be slightly more efficient (7% increase) than petroleum-fueled vehicles, from a life cycle basis EVs are still grossly inefficient.
November 30, 2011  more »»
   
Capitol Hill's Oil Hypocrisy
Almost every U.S. politician over the last 40 years pledged unwavering support to reduce our reliance on fossil fuels and .....
November 28, 2011   more »»
   
Compressed Natural Gas - A Realistic Alternative to Gasoline?
The compass points towards a tremendous opportunity for broad market adoption of natural gas as a vehicular fuel. Today, natural gas can rescue our bleeding budgets and bulging trade deficits. No technological advances are needed, only enlightenment. 
Oil Price: November 24, 2011  more »»
US Gas Vehicles.com: November 24, 2011   more »»



Petroleum Savings if all Passenger Vehicles in U.S. were Hybrids or EVs!
To the extent that all U.S. passenger cars would be powered by some level of electricity, one thing is certain that at the end of the day the environment and the citizens of the U.S. would become the ultimate beneficiaries.
November 23, 2011   more »»
   
Oil Hypocrisy Exposed on Capitol Hill!
After nearly 40 years of rhetoric on Capitol Hill, our elected officials have yet enacted an energy policy fostering competitive alternate sources of energy.
November 1, 2011  more »»
   
Can Renewable Energy Survive in the U.S.?
For renewable energy in the U.S., the question of survival and growth is still unanswered. After all, the Department of Energy has been funding renewable energy research and development since its inception some 34 years ago from .....
October 25, 2011  
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Citation: Long-Term Contracting the Way to Renewable Energy Investment: Lessons from Brazil Applied to the United States. page 1566   more »» 
   
What is the role for gas in a low-carbon energy future?!
Don’t get me wrong with what I say in this discussion. Firstly, natural gas being a domestic resource base and a cleaner fuel than coal and gasoline makes sense as an alternative energy source, at least... 
October 16, 2011   more »» 


Honoring the Military
Whether it is one American military fatality or casualty, the 30 Americans who died in the Afghan helicopter crash or the thousands who died in Operation Iraqi or Operation Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan), the loss of live or limb .....
August 14, 2011 
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Forget Politics and Think Economics!
This article explores the economic impact of our oil addition independent of climate change and global warming.
August 3, 2011


Where is America's Energy Policy?
Americans wait for a comprehensive energy policy for energy security, economic prosperity and a cleaner environment.
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A Clarion Call on Energy: Our Goals Can Be Achieved!
America is insane to keep spending more money to fight those who feed our oil addiction.
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Should Earth Consider Jenny Craig?!
There is nothing new about the fact that climate change is causing glacial ice to melt, the seas to rise and the topography of the earth to change. But for climate change to impact the shape of the earth, that’s a horse of a different color.
July 4, 2011  
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Energy In the Living!
Society has found a solution it can’t live without. Not only does Behavioral Energy solve a major local issue but makes good business sense.
June 9, 2011  more »»



Is America Force Feeding American's Oil?
Discusses the pros and cons of the Obama Administration’s decision to reopen offshore drilling.
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Exxon Mobil and Shell Report Soaring Profits!
Here we go again, petroleum retail have been surging throughout our nation. A painful case of déjà vu reminiscent of the early 70′! History dictates prices will soon enough drop to tolerable levels. So why worry?
May 17, 2011  
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How Many Empire State Buildings Does It Take to Equal the Global Crude Oil Consumption?
Mitigating any changes in the global consumption of oil, crude oil consumption is equivalent to 13 Empire State Buildings per day; and .....
April 20, 2011  
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Has the Climate Changed on Capitol Hill?
From Carter to Obama, all iterated the same theme to reduce our dependency on foreign oil.
April 4, 2011  
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Gas Prices Rise Again!
Here we go again, petroleum retail prices surging throughout our nation. A painful case of déjà vu going back to the early 70’s.!
March 10, 2011  more »»
   
What Can we Do to Ensure that Generations to Come Have a Sustainable Future?
Here we go again, petroleum retail prices surging throughout our nation. A painful case of déjà vu going back to the early 70’s! History dictates prices will soon enough drop to tolerable levels. So why worry? And what became of our National goals....
March 3, 2011   more »»
   
Letter to President Obama!
Publication of my letter sent to Present of Obama requesting a meeting to discuss the future of America’s energy policy and the state of renewable energy in America.
February 2, 2011   more »»
   
Which Energy Sources Will We be Using in 2050?
Words such as energy security, environmental stewardship and economic prosperity are glorious nationalistic goals but without an approved energy master plan .....
January 9, 2011   more »»
   
Renewable Energy: 20 Years to Replace Fossil Fuels
The transition from a fossil fuel-based to a renewable energy-based economy is rather complex. It must be understood in terms of market demands .....
Oil & Gas Next Generation: August 8, 2010

Bauhaus Capital Partners: August 8, 2010   more »»
   
Global Warming, Energy Security - Truth or Consequence!
"Are global warming and energy security fact or fiction," a basis for energy independence or a cause for dependency?
July 15, 2010


Time Is Right for Compressed Natural Gas?
Compressed natural gas can rescue our bleeding budgets and bulging trade deficits.
July 27, 2008
   
Fill ’er Up With Natural Gas!
"Barry Stevens, an Arlington resident who, on his own dime and his own time, is hitting the streets as a natural gas evangelist. He thinks the convergence of the Barnett Shale, crude-oil prices topping $140 a barrel and .....  July 3, 2008
   
Have Fence, Will Travel!
Barry's picture appears on the cover, and is cited numerous times as an expert in the precast concrete industry as Senior Vice President of sales and marketing with Superior Concrete Products, which offers services at every step from engineering support and manufacture to delivery and installation, nationwide.  Summer 2002
   
Keep It In, Or Keep it Out!
Precast Concrete Screen Walls, Sound Barriers and Perimeter Fencing; meeting the requirements of a new generation of engineering and engineering codes. This article originally appeared in the January 2002 issue of The Construction Specifier (vol., no.1), the official magazine of the Construction Specifications Institute.   January 2002
   
Get Off the Fence!
A primer in precast concrete fences. "Good fences make good neighbors" is more than a classic line from a Robert Frost poem. A paper on the technical requirements and application requirements for designing and specifying screening walls and sound barriers by civil engineers, project planners, architects, landscape architects, builders and developers.  September 2001
   
Smart Grids Need Smarter Consumers, BusinessWeek
"The Static Over Smart Grids"  Variable-rate energy pricing makes sense only if consumers can monitor their usage and actual pricing in real time, on their home computers, say. This would prevent sticker shock and enable consumers to take steps to conserve energy.
April 4, 2008
   
Lessons on Leadership  March 13, 2008

Where Are the WMD?   October, 27, 2003

How Apes Became Human?   August 13, 2001

Secrets of the Stone Age   March 6, 1995
   
  Synthesis and Reactivity in Inorganic and Metallo-Organic Chemistry
John H. Nelson, George L. Landen, and Barry Stevens, “Catalyzed Addition of Phenyl Isocyanates to B-Dicarbonyls:  Steric and Electronic Effects of the B-Dicarbonyls,” Synthesis and Reactivity in Inorganic and Metallo-Organic Chemistry, 9,435 (1979).
   
Synthetic Methods, Molecular Characterization and Behavioral Analysis
Ph.D. Thesis by
Barry Stevens, “Intramolecular Interactions of Pendent Organic Functional Groups with the Nickel Atom in Some Substituted-(Salicylaldimine)Nickel (II) Chelates” Rutgers the State University of New Jersey, May, 1977.
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RV Van World
Traveling Van

Barry and Seena Stevens purchased this 1975 Dodge B200 van last summer and since that time have vamped in almost every state in the country. They believe a van is to be driven and enjoyed. Barry and Seena wants folks on the west coast to know that the east has some pretty nice machinery, too - they are from Hackensack, New Jersey.   July 1976


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