oil prices http://kwgs.org en NEPI Announces a New Plan: "Building America's Energy Future: A Portfolio of Promising Policies" http://kwgs.org/post/nepi-announces-new-plan-building-americas-energy-future-portfolio-promising-policies <p>Our guest on ST is Tony Knowles, the president of the National Energy Policy Institute (or NEPI) and former governor of Alaska. Based here at the University of Tulsa, and created in 2008 with a donation from the George Kaiser Family Foundation (which also donates funds to Public Radio Tulsa), NEPI is a think-tank aiming to provide policymakers with better research and scholarship with which to design and implement energy policy. Thu, 25 Apr 2013 21:55:35 +0000 Rich Fisher 37987 at http://kwgs.org NEPI Announces a New Plan: "Building America's Energy Future: A Portfolio of Promising Policies" Ambassador Molly Williamson, Formerly of the U.S. State Department, on "The Geopolitics of Oil" http://kwgs.org/post/ambassador-molly-williamson-formerly-us-state-department-geopolitics-oil <p>Our guest on this edition of ST is Molly Williamson, a highly experienced former Foreign Service Officer who served six U.S. Presidents over the course of a long, far-flung career, eventually achieving the rank of Career Minister. Throughout the 1990's and early 2000's, she held important positions within the U.S. Departments of Energy, Commerce, State, and Defense. Fri, 12 Apr 2013 19:02:40 +0000 Rich Fisher 37283 at http://kwgs.org Ambassador Molly Williamson, Formerly of the U.S. State Department, on "The Geopolitics of Oil" Little Relief at the Pump this Labor Day http://kwgs.org/post/little-relief-pump-labor-day <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 14px;">NEW YORK (AP) — The big spike in gasoline prices is just about over, but it's too late to bring much relief for Labor Day weekend.</span></p><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 14px;">The national average price for gasoline inched up just 0.3 cents Friday to $3.83 per gallon, ending a string of dramatic increases caused by Hurricane Isaac.</span></p><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 14px;">"We're in the ninth inning of this," said Tom Kloza, chief oil analyst at the Oil Price Information Service.</span></p> Sat, 01 Sep 2012 14:16:50 +0000 Associated Press 25412 at http://kwgs.org Little Relief at the Pump this Labor Day