Wednesday, April 30, 2008

Some Recent Energy News

Alaska again rejects Exxon's plan to drill Point Thompson on the North Slope.

Gasoline usage is going down!

Bush tells Congress to open ANWR to oil exploration.

Juneau is using a lot less electricity (and a lot more energy-efficient lightbulbs - and clothespins!) in the aftermath of recent avalanches, which knocked out power lines.

Also, see Clastic Detritus for some news and discussion about suspending the federal gasoline (fuel?) tax.

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