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  • Why are gas prices falling? Think China, not Saudi Arabia.

    Why are gas prices falling? Think China, not Saudi Arabia.
    Falling oil prices are a plot by Saudi Arabia to destroy the United States' emerging oil and gas industry and "probably a plot against West Texas, specifically." That's how University of Chicago economist Austan Goolsbee described the views of the...
  • Lower Saucon passes resolution opposing PennEast gas pipeline

    That the PennEast Pipeline is not welcome in Lower Saucon Township was made clear Wednesday when council approved a resolution opposing the 108-mile natural gas line that would cut through the southern part of the township. The measure was met with some...
  • Do-nothing Congress? See what Florida members say they did in 2014

    Do-nothing Congress? See what Florida members say they did in 2014
    Congress has a reputation as a bunch of bickering do-nothings. It's well-deserved. In fact, I was wondering what on earth Florida's members did all last year. So I asked them. The question I posed: What difference did you make? Every one of them...
  • State's action may be pivotal in testing EPA authority on oceans

    WASHINGTON A lawsuit winding its way through federal court in Seattle will test whether the federal government is doing enough to combat the emerging problem of ocean acidification. And the case contains some unusual bedfellows: Coming to defend the U.S....
  • France's Total says tests fail to find gas in area off Cyprus where it has drilling license

    French oil and gas company Total says a search for oil and gas off Cyprus has failed to find any potential fields to warrant any drilling. The company said Wednesday that it's now talking to Cypriot authorities on possibly continuing with more...
  • Bolivia's Morales begins new term with economic challenges threatening to end bonanza years

    Bolivian President Evo Morales is beginning a new term that will make him the Andean nation's longest-serving leader, riding high on a wave of unprecedented growth and stability. But after he takes the oath before foreign dignitaries Thursday, Morales...
  • Will EPA rules raise Orlando area's utilities bills?

    Will EPA rules raise Orlando area's utilities bills?
    Utilities this year are bracing for proposed cuts in emissions of carbon dioxide, a pollutant blamed for global warming. What it means for consumers — some say it could hike electric bills — is so far unclear. The U.S. Environmental...
  • Garrett benefits from vacationers

    Garrett benefits from vacationers
    A recent article by reporter Tim Wheeler about the issue of natural gas development in Garrett County contains a statement from a local Chamber of Commerce board member and farmer who has been a fairly vocal advocate for natural gas development ("Fracking...
  • Oman joins other oil producers saying OPEC made wrong decision

    Oman, the biggest Middle Eastern oil producer that's not a member of OPEC, joined Venezuela and Iran in questioning the group's decision to keep its output target unchanged even with crude prices falling. Oman is having a "really difficult time"...
  • Stick to fuel economy targets

    Stick to fuel economy targets
    In Detroit, the talk at the annual North American International Auto Show last week was how falling gasoline prices have spurred the public's appetite for bigger vehicles. The not-so-well concealed subtext was this: a desire by auto executives to see a...
  • Gas prices falling below $2, but not in the Lehigh Valley

    Gas prices falling below $2, but not in the Lehigh Valley
    The U.S. average price of gasoline will dip below $2 a gallon later this week, predicts GasBuddy.com. But when it comes to the Allentown area, don't expect that milestone to come to pass at the pump, predicts a senior petroleum analyst at the price-...