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Plouton to build America’s largest planned solar bitcoin mining farm

California-based mining company Plouton Mining announced on Tuesday that it plans to build what will be the largest solar-powered mining operation in North America, providing people with an opportunity to participate in the growing bitcoin economy in a sustainable and…

As Fed keeps rates unchanged, US oil settles down 0.3% at $53.76

Oil prices have seen a turn-around on Wednesday since a surprise draw down in the supply to US took place. Crude oil inventories have reduced by 3.1 million barrels since the last week, as quoted by the Energy Information Administration….

Oil Prices See Second Day Decline as Economic Data Weakens

Oil prices have been falling for the second time since Tuesday, when more signals that the economic growth is going to be hit by the trade war between US and China came to light. Even still, losses were limited as…

CEO’s and Elected Officials Discuss Clean Energy at McNamara

Elected officials as well as business men, students etc gathered at the McNamara alumni center on Friday to discuss clean energy usage to counter climate change. This panel discussion was hosted at the behest of the University of Minnesota’s Institute…

Trump administration sued for gutting offshore oil safety rules

A coalition of environmental groups filed a lawsuit challenging the U.S. Interior Department for rolling back critical safety rules created after the nation’s worst offshore drilling disaster. Environmental advocates say the Trump administration has weakened the safety measures put in…

Puget Sound Energy Coal Plants To be Closed Down

Two Puget Sound Energy coal plants are set to close in December because of monetary deficits. The units which are co-owned by PSE and Talen Energy, are components of the larger Colstrip, Montana power plant. Puget is Washington’s largest electrical…