Author: Zach Olson

Highlights of the 2014 Annual Energy Outlook by the EIA’s Adam Sieminski

On December 16, 2013, the Energy Information Administration (EIA) released an early draft of its 2014 Annual Energy Outlook (AEO).   EIA Administrator Adam Sieminski presented the report at an event hosted by the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS).  This report includes the EIA’s reference case, which is […]

Sen. Murkowski Energy Plan Rollout – Feb 4, 2013

Sen. Murkowski Energy Plan Rollout – Feb 4, 2013

On February 4, 2013, Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), Ranking Member of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, released her energy blueprint, entitled “Energy 20/20: A Vision for American’s Energy Future.”  The plan had been in the works for over a year, and she described it as a way to start […]

Sen. Landrieu Seeks Answers on Fracking and Groundwater

In May 2013, the Senate Energy Committee held a series of forums on natural gas.  The Committee leadership chose the format to encourage open discussion, and I think it did create more back-and-forth discussion than a typical hearing. I was particularly interested in one discussion at the May 23 forum, […]