Energy costs are “affordable” up until a certain point. That tipping point, experts agree, is when costs exceed 6 percent of a household’s income.

Do you know what percent of your families income is spent on energy?

Without More Pipelines, Scary Economic Scenarios Become Real | RealClearEnergy

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It’s not just pipelines, "not-in-my-back-yard" or NIMBY effects all forms of energy - even solar. We can’t keep saying no to familes and small businesses who need affordable energy.

Robbins Residents Protest Proposed Solar Farm

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Energy security isn't just about producing our own energy to avoid imports from foreign nations. Denying energy infrastructure projects that bring more abundant supplies of low cost energy places additional burdens and difficulties on those with the least amount of resources. There are consequences to everything - no is not the answer. How do we find solutions to benefit all of our...
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Our latest report highlights the consequences of the "keep-it-in-the-ground" movement and shows the U.S. will lose one-third of its electricity generation capacity without more infrastructure, hurting families and households across the country who pay a disproportionate amount of money on energy.

Report: U.S. Will Lose One-Third of its Electricity Generation Capacity Without More Infrastructure - Consumer Energy Alliance

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Like cooking at home and enjoying meals with friends and family? Energy plays a big role not just in ensuring our meals are hot, but that we have the leftovers to enjoy tomorrow!

A Pipeline to Your Kitchen

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Like cooking at home and enjoying meals with friends and family? Energy plays a big role not just ensuring our meals are hot, but that we have the leftovers to enjoy tomorrow!

A Pipeline to Your Kitchen - Consumer Energy Alliance

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American families and small business need American-made energy to meet our most basic needs and keep our economy growing and moving. Show your support today. Send your support to state and federal officials today by clicking below!!!

Voice Your Support for Louisiana Infrastructure Development - Consumer Energy Alliance

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Here's an interesting look from the U.S. Energy Information Administration showing the percentage of energy type used, versus where Americans believe they receive their energy.
"Gasoline costs are expected to surge nearly 20 percent this year – they’re already up by 20 cents a gallon in the past month..."

U.S. gasoline spending could spike by $50 billion in 2017

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"Here’s how the technology works: As the chemical plant’s coal-fired boiler releases flue gas, a spritz of a patented new chemical strips out the molecules of CO2. The captured CO2 is then mixed with rock salt and ammonia to make baking soda." #innovation

This plant in India transforms CO2 into baking soda.

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Obama's latest executive order. Consequential or contentious?

With new monuments in Nevada, Utah, Obama adds to his environmental legacy

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The impossible complexity of our daily lives and the direct link to the environment means that there is no single answer to address unique energy issues across the United States. [ Bit.ly Link ]

Why We Still Need to Embrace an All of the Above Energy Strategy - Consumer Energy Alliance

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With some of the highest #electricity prices in the nation, what is New England's plan this winter? [ Bit.ly Link ]

Winter in New England without Enough Electricity - Consumer Energy Alliance

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CEA President David Holt: This is a ridiculous decision and only serves to hurt working Americans and undermine our national security. Everything is on the table to quickly rescind this strange and ill conceived executive order.

CEA Issues Statement on Obama's Offshore Energy Announcement - Consumer Energy Alliance

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Pipelines bring more than just fuel and electricity - find out how energy from pipelines protect life's most precious cargo - our kiddos!

Bringing Safety to Life's Precious Cargo

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With some of the highest #electricity prices in the nation, what is New England's plan this winter? [ Bit.ly Link ]

Winter in New England without Enough Electricity - Consumer Energy Alliance

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Great commentary on the Dakota Access Pipeline and the discordant debate over energy development and Native American interests across the country.

Bury Their Future at Standing Rock

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Electric generation is the most fundamental concern for most environmentalists...so how can we continue to develop renewable energy resources to meet the demand of the United States' $17 trillion economy?

Natural gas and renewable energy working together

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"Like diamonds, shale oil is forever. Yes forever-ever." - Chris Tomlinson via Houston Chronicle [ Buff.ly Link ]

Like diamonds, shale oil is forever

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Did you know that people across the country will pay 10% more for their energy this winter?! Our own Emily Haggstrom joined #GoodDayCO to talk about ways to stay warm and save money on your electric bill!

As freezing temps approach, what consumers can do to keep warm, cut costs

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