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June 2013 Issue - Energy Strategies Report

June 2013 Issue - Energy Strategies Report

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Did you know that your neighbor down the street who installed solar photovoltaic (PV) panels on his roof might be affecting your electric bill? In fact, there is a significant chance ... Full Article
DOE Issues Second LNG Export Permit
There was an interesting twist recently on the effort by U.S. energy companies to secure export licenses for liquefied natural gas (LNG) to non-free trade agreement (FTA) countries. When the Department of Energy approved an export ... Full Article


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June 2013 Issue

Resource Alignments for Pipelines Could Challenge Power Generators
Converting natural gas pipelines to crude oil services seems to be in high fashion right now. Canada is holding an open season from April 15 to June 17 to obtain firm long-term commitments for the ... Full Article

New Effluent Guidelines Add to Power Industry Challenges
What began as a seemingly frenzied barrage of rulemakings, the pieces of the current U.S. government administration’s environmental regulatory puzzle are steadily falling into place ... Full Article
Nomination for EPA Chief Stirs Passion
United States President Barack Obama’s choice to head the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) made some progress toward confirmation on May 16 when the U.S. Senate Environment and Public Works Committee ... Full Article