Soaring Energy Costs: The Post Gets it Dead-On Right

By October 7, 2005Energy

We’ll write more on this later, but wanted to post it as soon as we could. It’s a great story by Justin Bloom in today’s Washington Post entitled “Natural Gas’s Danger Signs”. Must’ve been reading the blog — it makes all the points we’ve been making about the highest natural gas prices in the world and about how the political tide is turning post-Katrina, and folks are talking about new areas of exploration. Prices for heating will soar this winter — a burden that hits low-income people hardest. Note the quote from the environmentalist: “The only answer… is energy efficiency.”

Tell that to the folks who are shivering this winter.

Here’s a link to the Washington Post article. More to follow.