Hey, journalists: natural gas is not a safe alternative to nuclear

In the wake of Japan’s Fukushima disaster, several media outlets have speculated that the fears surrounding nuclear power may lead to a boom in the demand for natural gas. Some of these reports minimize the dangers of natural gas and ignore the role that cleantech can play in providing safe, renewable energy resources.

Natural gas looks to oust coal and win over oil companies

The news about natural gas just keeps coming. Today, boutique investment bank Cascadia Capital predicted that oil will hit $100 per barrel next year, which will spur oil companies to expand their operations by buying up natural gas assets and companies.