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JULIAN, W.Va., Dec. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Massey Energy Chairman and CEO Don Blankenship today commented on the release of new projections by the U.S.
Heating bills across the US are expected to be considerably lower this Winter, according to the Energy Information Administration.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lower heating fuel prices combined with anticipated milder weather should result in lower heating bills for U.S.
A key climate change bill passed by Congress would mean a modest increase of annual energy costs for families, which is way below some industry estimates.
The federal governmentâ€™s â€œcash for clunkersâ€ program has been highly popular and may provide a much-needed boost for the nationâ€™s ailing auto industry, but it will do little to cut fuel consumption, according to a Reuters analysis.
Rapidly industrializing nations like China and Russia are expected to drive up global energy demand by some 44 percent during the next two decades, according to a US governmental energy forecasting agency.
According to industry forecasters, US power plants will see a 2.6 percent drop in the amount of coal they burn in 2009 compared with the previous year.
On Tuesday, Renewable Fuels Association President Bob Dinneen announced that the US government will eventually begin allowing higher levels of ethanol to be blended into gasoline.
Carbon dioxide emissions in the US will be reduced over 9 percent more by 2030 than previous expectations, according to the Energy Information Administration on Wednesday.
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