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Annual Energy Outlook 2016 Now Available

Yesterday, the Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its Annual Energy Outlook 2016.  EIA has updated its reference case to include new legislation and regulations enacted since April 2015, as well as model changes and data updates.  In the electric power … Continue reading

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Natural Gas Generation Predicted to Emit More CO2 Than Coal in 2016

The Energy Information Administration (EIA) has predicted that energy-associated CO2 emissions from natural gas will be greater than those from coal for the first time since 1972.  While coal is more carbon-intensive than natural gas, changes in generation mix have … Continue reading

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Hourly Electricity Information Now Available from EIA

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) is now providing hourly U.S. electricity operating data.  The tool allows users to view electricity supply and demand on a national and regional level in nearly real-time.  The site also provides comparisons to the … Continue reading

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FERC and Army Corps of Engineers Take Action to Streamline Non-Federal Hydroelectric Permitting

On July 20, 2016, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) signed a new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) which they say is aimed at speeding review and approval of hydroelectric applications for non-Federal … Continue reading

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Energy Information Administration’s 2016 Annual Energy Outlook Takes an In-Depth Look at Clean Power Plan

On Monday, June 21, 2016, the Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its Issues in Focus report on the Clean Power Plan (CPP).  The report, part of EIA’s soon-to-be released 2016 Annual Energy Outlook (AEO), offers a deeper dive into the … Continue reading

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