oil

Brown’s energy plan lacks modern insight

I must respond to the outlandish remarks by Charlie Brown in the Journal’s “Another View” on Aug. 10. He advocates tapping into the strategic petroleum reserve as a means to ...

Price of water should reflect market value

Our water bill has more then tripled since 2005. There was an article in Barrons magazine on Aug. 4, “To Save Water, Sell It,” by Thomas G. Donlan. Even if farmers paid the f ...

U.S. energy independence: right under our feet

Americans are finally awakening to the damage that four decades of governmental moratoriums and restrictions on energy development have done to our economy and our lives. Accord ...

A comprehensive solution to record energy costs

For years politicians have passed the buck on hard choices we’ve needed to make about our energy future — and today, we are all paying the price. They refused to raise fuel ec ...

Phony oil crisis, phony presidential candidate

There is no shortage of oil. The current crisis is a manufactured one. Oil seeps continuously from the mantel of the earth and replenishes what has been extracted. In addition, th ...

Arctic oil drilling a study in simple greed

Ted Gaines is being less than truthful when he says “... additional refining capacity for oil or expanding our nuclear capabilities ... will drive the costs of energy down or at ...

United States should exploit shale oil resources

With oil and gas prices rising every day; I can’t understand why we are not developing the estimated 1 trillion barrels of oil in the shale oil fields located in Colorado, Utah, ...

What can I do to keep my older car running smooth?

People are keeping their cars longer and longer. It's very common to see vehicles with 100,000, 200,000 and even 300,000 miles on them and still running strong. The trick to gett ...

Don’t block progress with fears of oil use

This earth has provided the people of this world with what they needed when they needed it. But not necessarily in the way it was intended to be used. It is the dynamics, not the ...

Oil companies stealing our money to line their pockets

How stupid do these politicians think we are? Ms. (Hillary) Clinton said when she becomes president she will place a tax levy on the big oil companies and they will not take it out ...