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Energy Systems Consulting Perspectives

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API Study - A World Without Fossil Fuels?

Posted by OnLocation on Apr 5, 2017 3:22:06 PM

What would a world without fossil fuels look like in the next two decades? We at OnLocation Inc. are excited to see our work featured in the recently released study The Impacts of Restricting Fossil Fuel Energy Production. The American Petroleum Institute (API) sponsored this study to spotlight the implications of a future in which no new fossil fuel production development occurs in the U.S.  This scenario was modeled after the so-called Keep It In The Ground (KIG) effort which has evolved from its initial start as a movement to halt oil and gas development on public lands in the U.S. into a climate movement.

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Topics: NEMS, Energy Modeling, Energy Policy, fossil fuels

U.S. Mid-Century Strategy

Posted by OnLocation on Feb 16, 2017 4:21:30 PM

We at OnLocation are excited to see – once again - our work featured as an integral part of the recently published study United States Mid-Century Strategy for Deep Decarbonization published by the Obama Administration.  

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Topics: NEMS, Energy Modeling, Energy Policy, Advanced Technologies

Managing Risk Due to Changing Natural Gas Prices

Posted by OnLocation on Nov 19, 2015 11:00:00 AM

Prices are down—way down—for natural gas. According to a recent report in the Wall Street Journal, natural gas futures hit a three-year low this year. But, as the Wall Street Journal and other observers report, these low prices aren’t likely to stick around. Reasons for this include:

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Topics: Energy Modeling, Energy Policy, Alternative Power

Find the Best EPA Clean Power Plan Compliance Strategies

Posted by OnLocation on Oct 22, 2015 11:00:00 AM

The Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan (CPP) is one of the most significant efforts ever by the U.S. Government to reduce CO2 emissions from existing fossil fuel power plants. Every state in the union will be affected by this policy, which was just released in August.

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Topics: Energy Policy

Four Energy and Environmental Policy Challenges

Posted by OnLocation on Oct 16, 2015 11:00:00 AM

Several converging factors are impacting the current energy and environmental policy landscape. Here are a few of the big ones:

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Topics: Environmental Regulation, Energy Policy

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