Posts Tagged: Solar

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 »

2014-05-16

The Master Resource Report 2014-05-16 Toyota ends battery and drivetrain supply deal with Tesla Toyota announced this week that it will not be renewing its agreement with Tesla to supply batteries and the drivetrain for its RAV4 electric crossover vehicle. The RAV4 electric has sold poorly since its introduction. According to a New York Times… Read more »

2014-04-25

The Master Resource Report 2014-04-25 West Coast gasoline at $4 per gallon — Ouch!! The EIA reported this week that on the West Coast (PADD 5) the all grades price of gasoline is now over $4 per gallon. While oil in storage in the US is above the five year average range the volumes of… Read more »

2014-03-21

The Master Resource Report 2014-03-21 Natural gas storage continues its decline These two graphs by now are familiar to readers of The Master Resource Report. They clearly show just how different the situation is concerning natural gas in storage this year than during the previous years when shale gas was coming into prominence. Storage levels… Read more »

2014-03-14

The Master Resource Report 2014-03-14 Quick look at the Bakken data just released The North Dakota Dept. of Mineral Resources released the January production data yesterday. So here is a quick look at what it shows. Next week’s report will look at it in more detail. The graphs below illustrate what happens when the new… Read more »