| Mar 14, 2014
The European Union and the United States recognize that there are ways they could play constructive roles in resolving the Ukraine crisis. But some of the suggestions revolving around natural gas and oil being floated suggest a profound misunderstanding of the politics, economics and geography of energy in the region. The notion that Europe and Ukraine could somehow become independent of Russian energy resources is utterly unrealistic.
| Feb 20, 2014
| 12:32 AM
3 a.m. Olympics: Men’s curling bronze-medal game; women’s freestyle skiing (cross, d.).--NBCSN
6 a.m. Tennis: Men’s Marseille round of 16 (d.in France).--Tennis Ch.
6:30 a.m. Olympics: Men’s hockey semifinal: Finland vs....
| Jan 19, 2014
| 7:13 PM
Furnaces and boilers worked overtime this month, and the next set of energy bills to arrive in mailboxes will show just how expensive a brutal cold spell can be for homeowners, particularly in the older homes that populate the Chicago area.
| Dec 19, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The government's Energy Information Administration released its 2014 Annual Energy Outlook report, which had plenty of nuggets on what it expects Americans to drive between now and 2040. EIA expects overall vehicle-miles traveled to increase, on average,...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 9:45 AM
Connecticut is betting big that natural gas will give us a cheaper and cleaner energy future than fuels like oil and coal. The problem with that wager could turn on how we're going to handle fracking and the hundreds of millions of gallons of toxic...