Energy

Dr. Jim Rine, Oil Patch Democrats President speaks – oil giants listen

Well, at least the European-based oil giants are listening.  On Monday, May 31, the President of Oil Patch Democrats, Dr. Jim Rine, presented his paper and ideas on a national...

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American Petroleum Institute, stop funding Tea Party if you really care about STEM education

At the recent U.S. News & World Report conference on STEM education, API President Jack Gerard said America needs more science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) graduates. If the American...

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13 year old inventor cracks secret of Trees to collect Solar Power

What do trees know that we don't? 13 year old inventor Aidan Dwyer realized that trees use a mathematical formula to gather sunlight in crowded forests. Then, he wondered why...

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In March solar accounted for all new utility power in US

In March of 2013 all 44 megawatts of new electric generation that utilities in the U.S. added to the grid consisted of solar power—a first for the booming industry. The...

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Texas Democratic Party Platform - Energy

ENERGY AND CONSERVATION   Texas has long been a world energy leader, and Texas can continue that dynamic leadership in a transition to diverse, clean, abundant energy as we tap...

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