Toyota’s New Plug-in Hybrid Vehicles

Lynne Kiesling Toyota has prototyped a plug-in hybrid Prius, which will enable the vehicle to be plugged in to charge its battery instead of using the gasoline engine to do so. This type of versatility can have a variety of implications for the electric power network in the future, most interestingly (at least to me), … More Toyota’s New Plug-in Hybrid VehiclesMore Toyota’s New Plug-in Hybrid Vehicles

CFTC Files Suit: “Defendents Intended to Create Artificial Natural Gas Prices…”

Michael Giberson Earlier this week, the CFTC filed suit against Brian Hunter and Amaranth Advisors charging the company and its chief energy trader with attempted market manipulation and making false statements to the NYMEX. The CFTC has issued a press release, the complaint, and a two-page summary of the complaint. Skip the summary, all of … More CFTC Files Suit: “Defendents Intended to Create Artificial Natural Gas Prices…”More CFTC Files Suit: “Defendents Intended to Create Artificial Natural Gas Prices…”