Entries by Isaac Orr

OPEC Denies Biden’s Pleas to Pump More Oil

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Last week, American Experiment detailed how President Biden, who has hindered North American energy production by canceling the Keystone XL pipeline and issuing a ban on issuing new drilling leases on federal land, was begging the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and Russia to pump more oil to keep gasoline prices in check. This […]

State of Wyoming to Install Nuclear Reactor at Retiring Coal Plant

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Wyoming is the largest coal-producing state in the country. However, the Cowboy State is also going to be a pioneer in the emerging industry of building small, modular nuclear reactors. According to a press release from TerraPower, the company developing the reactor. TerraPower, Wyoming Gov. Mark Gordon and PacifiCorp today announced efforts to advance a […]

Wind Turbines Don’t Even Last 20 Years

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Editors Note:  As some at the Arizona Corporation Commission want to take us down the “green” rat hole of subsidies and expensive electricity, we need to learn what has happened in other states, in this case, Minnesota.  According to the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), wind turbines are supposed to have a useful lifetime of 20 […]