The Green Grok Blogs on fossil fuels
Feb 21, 2014
Have you heard the one about the United States producing oil from tar sands? Some joke, huh?
Feb 19, 2014
Yes, failing … just like the coal ash ponds along the Dan River.
Feb 5, 2014
The Obama administration gave environmentalists little to cheer about last week, but the game is hardly over.
Jan 27, 2014
Coal is down but not out thanks in part to a pro-coal rider passed in the omnibus spending bill. Are we looking at pro-export policy or just a little mutual back-scratching?
Dec 23, 2013
There was a lot to write about environmentally speaking this year.
Nov 18, 2013
New study concludes that biofuels can be part of climate-energy solution.
Nov 14, 2013
Evidence linking carbon dioxide (CO2) injection to earthquakes may be bad news for carbon capture and storage.
Nov 8, 2013
In this political season of November 2013, are the thoughts on climate change being articulated by politicians, their advisers, and others prescient prediction or wishful thinking? Or what?
Oct 15, 2013
In late September more than 865,000 gallons of Bakken oil spewed from a pipeline onto a North Dakota farmer's wheat fields.
Oct 4, 2013
Another crack in the "fracking is safe" story for the industry to address.