Posts Tagged: Hydro Power

2014-08-01

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 »

2014-06-27

The Master Resource Report 2014-06-27 Hydro in the Pacific Northwest According to an article posted on the EIA’s Today in Energy web page (June 27th) hydroelectric generation in the Columbia River Basin accounted for 44% of all hydro power in the US in 2012. The generation from this river system was 29 gigawatts. The map… Read more »

2014-04-11

The Master Resource Report 2014-04-11 The US top oil producing counties Drillinginfo posted a very interesting map and supporting data that highlights just how small the area producing half of US oil production really is. One highlight is that Kern County California is number three and it has been producing now for over 100 years…. Read more »

2014-02-07

The Master Resource Report 2014-02-07 Is shale gas still a game changer as promised? Readers of this report know the “shale boom” story. The US is on a clear road to energy independence and we have enough natural gas to last more than 200 years according to all the expert pundits. Readers also know that… Read more »