Heat Wave Continues to Cause Power Outages

Have you ever wondered why your power goes out in summer even when there is no thunderstorm? Many of you have probably experienced this sometime within the last month. With…

Wide-Spread Heat Wave Continues to Affect US Residents

While many of us are enjoying the beauties of summer, much of our country is suffering from extreme heat and wide-spread power outages. States including Oklahoma, Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Michigan,…

Is This the End of Coal-Fired Power Plants?

 It is public knowledge that roughly 50 percent of the United States’ electricity is produced by burning coal. Although it is an abundant and inexpensive resource, it can be quite…

Utilities Prepare for the Summer Months

As the hot summer months approach, utilities across the United States are preparing for the worst. According to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), “low natural gas prices are expected…

Thinking of Installing a Smart Meter?

We live in a world where technology advances at the speed of light. New products and techniques are entering the market every day, and one of the products attracting a…

How Much Longer Will We Use Nuclear Power?

Imagine being sound asleep and dreaming of the exotic vacation you are about to take, when all of a sudden, the government orders a mandatory evacuation because they suspect a…

We Want a Hot Summer! Or Do We?

It’s almost that time again! Everyone is getting ready to pull out their flip flops, sun block, and portable grills. But what can we expect with this summer’s weather? Judging…

6 Things You Didn’t Know About Earth Day

6 Things You Didn’t Know About Earth Day Get ready everyone, Earth Day is just around the corner! You always hear about it, but how much do you actually know…