1. GAS EXPORTS:
Skyrocketing costs plague push to 'liberalize' LNG market
With the campaign to use U.S. liquefied natural gas exports as a cudgel against Russian aggression in full bloom, "liberalizing" regional gas markets is the talking point du jour.
Indiana governor to decide fate of energy efficiency standard
The future of Indiana's 2-year-old energy savings mandate is in the hands of Republican Gov. Mike Pence after the state Senate overwhelmingly voted yesterday to end the program on Dec. 31.