Growing Role of Gas Turbines in Power Generation

GE developed the first jet engine in the United States in 1942, based on the Whittle jet engine that had been developed in Great Britain. Jet engines are a form of gas turbines, and it was only logical that an Continue reading Growing Role of Gas Turbines in Power Generation

Blocking the Strait of Hormuz

At least 20% of the world’s oil supply transits through the Strait of Hormuz which is, on average, around 30 miles wide.   The Wall Street Journal recently had an analysis of the military challenges in what would be an Continue reading Blocking the Strait of Hormuz

The Real Oil Threat

Drilling in the Gulf was shut down for nearly a year, and is still largely shut down because it’s difficult to get drilling permits. Drilling on the outer-continental shelf remains largely shut down. And don’t mention drilling in ANWR to Continue reading The Real Oil Threat