Article From CNBC – Jobs growth soars in November as payrolls surge by 266,000

Published Fri, Dec 6 2019, by Jeff Cox Here is a new article from CNBC and it reports on the latest job numbers as released by our government.  What I have seen since about the year 2000 is a complete disconnect between the economic statistics and what regular people know and experience.  Here is what…

Orolia Receives Two 2019 Platinum ASTORS Awards

Here is a company that I got to learn about while attending the Energy Innovators Happy Hour, recently held in Houston.  Orolia also provides services for marine rescue of personal as well. December 4, 2019 Best Resilient PNT Solution and Best NAVWAR Simulation System Rochester, NY, December 4, 2019 – Orolia, the world leader in…

By The Numbers, 12/4/2019

The EIA published its Weekly Petroleum Status Report.  Here are some highlights.  All items are in millions of barrels per day except inventories, which is billions total.  Dates are defined as week ending averages, except utilization rate which is a four week ending average.  The full report can be found here. Item 11/29/19 11/22/19 Refinery…

Press Release From ERCOT: Sufficient generation expected for winter and spring

AUSTIN, TX, Nov. 7, 2019 – The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) anticipates there will be sufficient installed generating capacity available to serve system-wide forecasted peak demand this winter and in spring 2020. ERCOT today released its  final Seasonal Assessment of Resource Adequacy (SARA) report for the upcoming winter season  (December 2019 – February 2020) and…

Article From Offshore Engineer Magazine: AWT, Blount, Chartwell Sign Offshore Vessel Deal

U.S. offshore wind farm support company Atlantic Wind Transfers (AWT) has signed a multi-million-dollar, market-first order for two state-of the-art Chartwell 24 Crew Transfer Vessels (CTVs), developed by Chartwell Marine. The vessels, to be deployed in support of new wind farms off the East Coast, will be built by Blount Boats, with delivery scheduled for…