The Energy Industry:  A True Game of Thrones

The Energy Industry: A True Game of Thrones

The Energy Industry: A True Game Of Thrones This is an updated version of my Aug 11, 2016 blog 13 SEPTEMBER, 2017 One of the most popular TV shows is HBO’s Game of Thrones, based on George R.R. Martin’s best-selling series “A Song of Ice and Fire.” The show takes...
Want to Create Jobs for your State’s Economy?  Open a Green Bank.

Want to Create Jobs for your State’s Economy? Open a Green Bank.

From the Blog Want to Create Jobs for your State’s Economy? Open a Green Bank. 31 AUGUST, 2017 If I told you your state could create thousands of family-supporting jobs, stimulate a new growing market within your state, and create cleaner, less expensive energy all...
Ameren Microgrid

Ameren Microgrid

22 AUGUST, 2017   mi·cro·grid (mīkrōˌɡrid)  noun   A small network of electricity users with a local source of supply that is usually attached to a centralized national grid but can function independently.   For the last 100 years in the electric...
Will the US Electrical Grid Fail During the Solar Eclipse?

Will the US Electrical Grid Fail During the Solar Eclipse?

From the Blog Will the US Electrical Grid Fail During the Solar Eclipse? 15 AUGUST, 2017 In case you have not heard, there is going to be a solar eclipse on August 21st. The eclipse will be an exciting and fun event, unless you are an energy professional whose job it...
Does AC/DC leave you Thunderstruck?

Does AC/DC leave you Thunderstruck?

From the Blog Does AC/DC leave you Thunderstruck? 11 MAY, 2017 Westinghouse filed for bankruptcy earlier this year after struggling financially. If George Westinghouse was still alive today, he would be longing for the days when the AC/DC War left his company Back in...
The Black Box

The Black Box

From the Blog The Black Box 2 MAY, 2017 Sixty-four years ago this month, the black box was invented. The black box is the nickname for the flight data recorder that is on every commercial airliner to help investigators understand what occurred leading up to a plane...