This Week in Energy: Geothermal’s Potential

This Week in Energy is a weekly round-up of news making headlines in the world of energy. Most of these stories are posted throughout the week to our Energy Ticker page.

The purpose is to stimulate discussion on energy issues. Community members should feel free to turn these into open thread energy discussions. Suggestions and news tips are welcome. I (Sam) can be reached at editor [at] consumerenergyreport [dot] com.

Geothermal, Tesla & Fisker, BP, Food vs. Fuel

Further Reading:

Why shale gas prices will increase

Towns see crime, carousing surge amid gas boom


IBM listens in on wave energy’s subsea sounds


Solar power is beginning to go mainstream

Economic Slowdown Challenges Renewable Energy


Most energy-efficient state? Calif. no longer tops list


What Does Moammar Gadhafi’s Death Mean for the Oil Market?


Waste to energy: Green or greenwash?


Canada’s PM Harper Confident Keystone Pipeline Will Receive U.S. Approval

Canada pushes back in EU oilsands trade spat


Schlumberger: Tight Cushion Of Excess Supply To Fuel Volatile Oil Prices

The peak oil brigade is leading us into bad policymaking on energy