Posts Tagged: EIA


The Master Resource Report 2014-08-01 As noted in the report this week this is the last issue of The Master Resource Report. Nonhydro renewables out produce hydropower On the EIA’s Today in Energy page yesterday it was reported that nonhydro renewables now routinely surpass traditional hydropower generation. April marked the eighth consecutive month that total… Read more »


The Master Resource Report 2014-04-18 Two big consumers buy their own power generation Two consumers of electricity cover their concerns over the cost of power generation and potential risk associated with carbon emissions. Both Ikea and Cemex have announced the purchase of wind projects. Ikea has stepped up to a 98 megawatt wind project in… Read more »


The Master Resource Report 2014-01-24 Prices of diesel & natural gas compete for attention but propane takes the prize. Declining natural gas in storage is pushing the price towards $5 per million Btu this week. That is a long way from shale gas hype days in the spring of 2012 when many were predicting prices… Read more »


The Master Resource Report 2013-12-20 Happy Holidays and Best Wishes for the New Year The Master Resource Report will be on Vacation No report Dec. 28th or Jan. 4th 285 Bcf draw on natural gas storage. The EIA reported yesterday that the draw on natural gas storage for the week ending December 13th was 285… Read more »


The Master Resource Report 2013-11-22 The Canadian Problem The Canadian oil producers are trying to find a way to close the huge gap between what they get paid for their oil and the global price of this critical commodity. According to an article in the Financial Times the gap between Western Canadian Select and comparable… Read more »