lightbulb with green plant growing inside for article on green energy
Biden is hoping to spur green energy development to support the regeneration of low-income communities across the U.S. The development of renewable energy projects in low-income areas could promote job creation, economic development could help accelerate the green transition. This has already been seen at the state level in...
blue skies over salt flats for an article on lithium mining
The Future of Lithium Mining As the market for electric vehicles continues to rise rapidly, the need for lithium has also grown. This essential metal component of electric vehicle batteries is a highly sought-after and powerful metal. The World Economic Forum estimates that one in every seven cars is now...
As the world faces fears over its energy security following severe gas shortages and rising oil prices, in the U.S., President Biden is moving forward on climate plans while looking to import the country’s oil and gas needs from foreign sources. But as the U.S. works with Europe to...
Human Resources
The amount of HR support an organization’s workforce receives is defined as HR cost per employee. By determining this cost, companies can evaluate whether spending should increase, decrease, or shift towards investing in additional HR resources.  According to the Gartner HR Budget and Efficiency Benchmark Report, the average HR cost per...
electric vehicle
Two years after the launch of the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA), the U.S. government has finalized its final electric vehicle (EV) Tax Credit Rules, which could change the face of the U.S. EV market for years to come. While the Biden Administration is adamant that the new rules support...
biofuel
The U.S. has big plans for its biofuels industry in line with aims for a green transition. Supported by funding from the Biden administration’s Inflation Reduction Act (IRA), the biofuels industry has been given a huge injection of funding for research, development, and expansion. Several hard-to-abate industries are now...
cursor pointing to the word security on computer page for an article on cybersecurity in energy
The future of U.S. energy security will be centered around a broad and varied supply of energy sources. And as the energy industry undergoes rapid modernization, with many companies adopting a wide range of digital technologies, from automated robotic platform equipment to AI and machine learning technologies, this opens...
picture of steam rising from geothermal vents for article on geothermal energy
  Geothermal energy has long been underexploited as it was seen to be too difficult to access without the necessary advanced technologies to do so. Now, with greater investment in clean technologies and general advances in technological innovation, geothermal energy is growing increasingly accessible. Further, innovative new technologies could even...
smoke plumes over a misty forest for an article about how effective is carbon capture
Despite oil companies investing obscene amounts of money into carbon capture technology, the International Energy Association (IEA) now says this may not be the best route to aid in the transition to clean energy. In a recent report, the IEA claimed oil and gas companies must do much more...
oil prices soar
With Israel and Iran exchanging tit-for-tat strikes in an increasingly escalated fashion, the question remains large as to what will happen to the global supply of crude oil should the Middle Eastern conflict persist. With President Biden’s recent signing of a US Security Package aimed to increase pressure on...