8 Oct 2015

Are We Blind To The Benefits Of Fossil Fuels?

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Are We Blind To The Benefits Of Fossil Fuels?

The following article was written by Ronald Stein and publish on OilPro.com. The article shows that our daily lifestyle is derived from the benefits of fossil fuels. Unless you’re a caveman hiking in Yosemite, barefoot and naked, virtually everything you see, touch, and use in your daily lives is derived from the benefits of our use of […]

22 Sep 2015

#Oil and #NaturalGas Leading Innovation in Emissions Reduction

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Energy In Depth released the API News Report earlier today showing that Oil and Natural Gas Companies are leading innovation in emissions reduction. To see the original post, click here. Click on the image below to view the report. Source: http://t.co/JN8Ie47SaS

10 Sep 2015

Downturn Not Slowing Technological Advances, Halliburton Executives Say

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The following news snippet comes from Akin Energy Coffee via Rhiannon Meyers from FuelFix.com. Energy Coffee is a compilation of news stories published by outside organizations. Akin Gump aggregates these stories but the information contained in them does not necessarily represent the beliefs or opinions of the Akin firm or the Idaho Petroleum Council. See the original compilation […]

8 Sep 2015

The Energy Renaissance at Home, through Modern Technologies, Creates Jobs, Economic Growth and Energy Security

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The Energy Renaissance at Home, through Modern Technologies, Creates Jobs, Economic Growth and Energy Security

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reports that the average retail price for regular gasoline on Aug. 31 was $2.51 per gallon – the lowest price for the Monday before Labor Day since 2004 and 95 cents lower than the Monday before Labor Day last year. EIA’s chart: With lower gasoline prices here at home, […]

16 Jun 2015

Shale Oil Turned North Dakota from One of the Poorest US States into the Second Most Prosperous State in a Decade

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Shale Oil Turned North Dakota from One of the Poorest US States into the Second Most Prosperous State in a Decade

North Dakota has had an amazing economic turnaround over the last decade thanks to the production of shale oil. The following article was written by Mark J. Perry and published on American Enterprise Institute – AEI.org. To see the article on AEI.org, click here. The chart above shows North Dakota’s annual oil production in millions of barrels […]

26 Jan 2015

Presentation from Today’s House Energy, Environment and Technology Meeting

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Today, The House Energy, Environment and Technology Committee heard an overview of energy in Idaho including a general Energy Overview from OER (John Chatburn), and overview of the electrical transmission system from Idaho Power Company (Mitch Colburn & Jared Ellsworth), and a discussion of the Natural Gas Major Pipeline and Distribution System from Williams Pipeline (Gordon Hamilton). Below […]

27 Oct 2014

IPAA Update: Energy Day Festival Grows, Sets Record Attendance

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The IPAA is a group of independent oil and natural gas producers and service companies across the United States. The image and content featured here is from the Independent Petroleum Association of America – IPAA weekly update.   Energy Day Festival grows, sets record attendance.  Last Saturday, over 25,000 turned out for the fourth annual Energy Day Festival, […]

3 Sep 2014

Twin Falls Times Article: Don’t Skimp on Gas Oversight

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From: Twin Falls Times – News Click the link below for an editorial from the Twin Falls Times News.  The editorial is posted to provide Idaho-based news on the development of the energy industry in Idaho and does not reflect the position of the Idaho Petroleum Council. Click here or the image below: Don’t Skimp On Gas […]

28 Apr 2014

Drilling for oil? There’s an app for that.

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Article Source: Investing.com By Nat Rudarakanchana  Don’t fear if your oil rig falters – there’s an app to help you out, according to the conglomerate General Electric Company NYSE:GE. “In our Oil & Gas business, customers feel pain when a drill rig goes down and stays out of service,” wrote General Electric CEO Jeff Immelt in a […]

2 Jan 2014

Idaho Power Provides High-Tech Switches to Keep Power Flowing

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Idaho Power Provides High-Tech Switches to Keep Power Flowing

New technology is helping Idaho Power improve reliability for customers served by 60 miles of power lines south of Twin Falls and Burley known as the Golden Valley Loop. This area, which includes about 2,000 residential, agricultural, commercial and industrial customers, is prone to severe storms that can interrupt electrical service. In the video you can […]

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