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American Airlines files for bankruptcy

November 29, 2011
Dallas- based AMR, the parent company of American Airlines, announced today that it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.American Airlines has been struggling for several years with labor costs, fuel costs, regulations, and a volatile market. Other...

Water heater help

August 8, 2011
According to the CA Energy Commission (, heating water accounts for up to 25% of residential fuel costs. Electric water heaters cost approximately three to five times as much to operate than a...

Manmade biofuels in atmosphere identified

August 7, 2011
Univ. of Miami Scientists Find Way To Identify Manmade Biofuels in AtmosphereScientists at the University ofMiami (UM) Rosenstiel School of Marine& Atmospheric Science have discovered atechnique to track urban atmospheric plumes thanks to a...

Dallas Bucket List #33: Experience the Wildflower! festival

May 19, 2011
Wildflower!, Richardson’s arts and music festival, isn’t just another Dallas festival with fair food and carnival rides. It showcases art and is known for attracting popular music performances year after year.This year celebrates the 19thanniversary...

Fuel shortage affects Japan

April 1, 2011
Three weeks after a massive earthquake and tsunami struck the north-east region of Japan, survivors are struggling to get back to “normal.” Thousands of...

Find the cheapest gas prices in Raleigh

March 9, 2011
Rising gas prices are on everyone's mind these days, with the possibility of prices this summer "increasing 35 cents to 85 cents per gallon over current rates", according to the Federal Energy Information Administration.There'...

Game predicts worrisome climate change

February 21, 2011
Discussions about whether the temperature of the earth will increase in the coming decades sparks debate among many segments of the population. No matter where one stands on the issue, a couple things are sure: humans will consume energy to...