Powering Peace: The Case for Growing Gaza’s Energy Sector

The Gaza Strip has a major energy crisis. Estimates suggest that Gaza has a power shortage of roughly 49%, indicating that almost half of the day is spent without reliable electricity. Clearly, this tangible reality does little to help the cause of the Israeli’s but rather incites radicalization. I want to begin this post by […]

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The (Natural Gas) Land Down Under

Australia has proven Natural Gas reserves of 43.04 trillion cubic feet, yet the intense competition from Russian giant Gazprom threatens to curb the growth in Australia’s natural gas sector. French energy Giant GDF-Suez and its Australian partner Santos have announced today the scuttling of a $10 billion liquefied natural gas (LNG) project planned in northern Australia – […]

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Fracking Good Stuff

Between 2008 and 2012, the Wellhead Price* of Natural Gas in the United States has dropped $5.31 from $7.97 to $2.66 The recent boom in natural gas production in the United States brought about by hydraulic fracturing will power the United States well into the next decades and be an engine for economic growth.  Estimates […]

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