Texas drilling directed toward unconventional natural gas
Plumbing the Gulf's debts for oil and gas
Energy firms are busy exploring and drilling in the Gulf of Mexico, propelled by high oil prices and gradually dwindling supplies of easily accessible oil and gas deposits around the world. Technological and engineering breakthroughs have enabled these firms to reach depths never before possible, keeping energy production a major economic component of the Gulf Coast.
From pathways to policy: an overview of green collar jobs advocacy
The term "Green Collar Job" for many of those who use it, represents more than a label describing environmentally friendly occupations. In particular, the expression tends to evoke a hopeful vision of economic development that combines inclusive prosperity and environmental stewardship in complementary ways. Yet even supporters who admire the term's ability to inspire acknowledge its ambiquity and unwieldiness from a technical perspective. Others have even wondered whether the phrase is anything more than a "trendy term for politicians and others to bandy about."
On the record: the energy industry in a time of uncertainty: a conversation with Jim Hackett
Anadarko Petroleum Corp. Chief Executive Jim Hackett, who has been chairman of the Dallas Fed's board of directors since 2007, discusses some of the key issues facing the energy industry.
Putting a price on carbon
To address global warming, most economists favor a focus on prices, not quantities.
Strong growth, fear driving energy markets
Unconventional oil production: stuck in a rock and a hard place
Oil can be derived from oil sands and oil shale, but the job is both economically and environmentally costly. How high must the price of oil be in order to make these alternatives cost-effective?
Energy and the U.S. macro economy
Wilmington Club, Wilmington, Del., July 24, 2007
Gulf Coast expansion waits for upstream, downstream energy
The once and future fuel: Shale gas brings back cheap energy, but what's the risk?
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