Lithium Market Set To Explode – All Eyes Are On Nevada

While other commodities are collapsing in this market, lithium—the critical mineral in the emerging battery gigafactory war—is poised to explode, and going forward Nevada is emerging as the front line in this pending American lithium boom. Most of … [Read more...]

Why Buffett Bet A Billion On Solar

Warren Buffet's Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE: BRK-B) is sitting on about $55.45 Billion in cash and has decided that the time is right to begin investing some of it in Solar Electricity (i.e. Photo-Voltaic Arrays in the desert). Buffet has always … [Read more...]

Is Tesla Changing The Dynamics Of Global Energy?

Tesla's announcement last week about creating a new line of batteries for use by businesses, consumers, and the electrical grid at large is a game-changer for the industry. Currently, when individuals or companies need back-up power, they usually … [Read more...]

Energy Trends- Deregulation (or Not)

Is Energy Deregulation Just a Fad? In the late 1990's, individual states began trying to introduce more competition into the energy marketplace. As we know, competition tends to drive down prices and improves choice and service. Without competition … [Read more...]

Will Drought Lead to US Blackouts?

Will the US Face Blackouts as Electricity Generation Suffers in Drought? Well, its official - the U.S. government has acknowledged that the U.S. is in the worst drought in over 50 years, since December 1956, when about 58 percent of the contiguous … [Read more...]

Iran Hopes Exporting Electricity Will Cover for Reduced Oil Demand

Exporting Electricity Against the backdrop of discussions about pending negotiations over its controversial nuclear program and the upcoming deadline of an European embargo on Iranian oil comes a quiet push by the Islamic republic to become a major … [Read more...]