Why Does Natural Gas Smell Like Rotten Eggs?

Why Does Natural Gas Smell Like Rotten Eggs? 19 MAY, 2016 If you are like me, when you smell rotten eggs you either think there is a gas leak or my brother has snuck into your house after eating crab cakes and broccoli the night before for dinner. So why does natural...
Is the Energy Industry Heading Towards a Civil War?

Is the Energy Industry Heading Towards a Civil War?

Is the Energy Industry Heading Towards a Civil War? 5 MAY, 2016 Tomorrow, the much awaited Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War movie premiers. If you’re a big Marvel fan like me and my family, then you’re aware of the premise of the story that drives a big wedge...
I am Don Quixote

I am Don Quixote

I am Don Quixote 21 APRIL, 2016 “Do you see over yonder, friend Sancho, thirty or forty hulking giants? I intend to do battle with them and slay them.” Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Don Quixote I have heard for the past 18 months about the “good wind” in Kansas, so I...
You Can Now Store Energy in Your Bathtub!

You Can Now Store Energy in Your Bathtub!

You Can Now Store Energy in Your Bathtub! 7 APRIL, 2016 Yep, you read the heading of this week’s blog correctly. Store energy in a bathtub…that is, if you have a giant bathtub. And a mountain. Energy storage research is gobbling up venture capital dollars with battery...
Complete Review: A PSC rate case.

Complete Review: A PSC rate case.

Complete Review: A PSC rate case. 22 MARCH, 2016 During rate case proceedings, the PSC Staff thoroughly reviews the books and records of the company, including the general ledger, invoices, actuarial reports, independent audit reports, board of Director materials,...
On-Bill Financing: Cost-Free Energy Efficiency Improvements

On-Bill Financing: Cost-Free Energy Efficiency Improvements

On-Bill Financing: Cost-Free Energy Efficiency Improvements 15 MARCH, 2016 Although there is a strong business case for using energy-efficient technology, a significant barrier to its adoption is the initial cost of new appliances, HVAC systems, furnaces, insulation,...