How much does a shale gas well cost? ‘It depends’
Fast-forward a decade and superimpose shale gas resources on current nighttime satellite images and one observes natural gas resources much closer to the world's ... an unconventional well to recoup costs and turn profitable. The less than satisfying ...
Building the Wind-Balancing Grid, One Island at a Time
One of the great debates in the utility field is exactly how much intermittent wind and solar power is too much for the grid to handle, and what new technologies are needed ... and companies including ABB, Schneider Electric and Echelon.
How Much Methane Is There?
There has been a lot of talk this week about a new PNAS study which found much higher levels ... be pushed towards natural gas, since methane contains no toxic contaminants. This trend towards gas has been clear in the electric power industry where the ...
How best to play jacks on the turn when bets get much bigger
We will address how best to play J-J on the turn when the bets get much bigger – double in limit games and all the way to “all-in” in no-limit games. The turn is a critical decision point in every hold’em game. Let’s consider the issues and ...
How Much Energy Will the 2014 World Cup Consume?
Every time I turn ... the 2010 World Cup. The 2014 World Cup will be transmitted to every country in the world and could potentially be the most watched sporting event in history. Now we know it could set new records in terms of greenhouse gas emissions ...