Month: January 2016

Unconventional Thinking

After attending the SPE Conferences on Unconventionals in Calgary and Brisbane at the end of last year, I am blown away by: What the joint ventures in Australia have achieved over the last eight years in making Coal Seam Gas

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EPA Finalizes Renewable Fuel Standards for 2014 to 2016 and Biodiesel for 2017

As follow-up to my June 23rd blog, on November 30th, the EPA issued the volume requirements and associated percentage standards for conventional and advanced biofuels for 2014, 2015, and 2016 in the United States. The volume requirement for biomass-based diesel,

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IHRDC is Moving the Flipped Classroom from the University to Our Industry

A new form of learning is sweeping through the US higher education system in response to recent discoveries of how students learn best. A few weeks ago I visited Penn State University, where I taught for four years earlier in

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