Robert Rapier is a chemical engineer who works in the energy industry. He is the Director of Alternative Fuels Technology for ZHRO LLC, a Chandler, Arizona-based energy technology-development company. Mr. Rapier has over 20 years of international engineering experience in the chemicals, oil and gas, and renewable energy industries, and holds several patents related to his work. He has worked in the areas of oil refining, natural gas production, synthetic fuels, ethanol production, butanol production, and various biomass to energy projects. Mr. Rapier is the author of Power Plays: Energy Options in the Age of Peak Oil. He is also chief investment strategist for The Energy Strategist at Investing Daily. Mr. Rapier has appeared on 60 Minutes, The History Channel, Business News Network, and PBS, and his energy-themed articles have appeared in numerous media outlets, including the Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Christian Science Monitor, The Economist, and Forbes.
UGI Corp. (UGI) operates through AmeriGas Propane (a liquefied petroleum gas distribution business) and UGI Utilities (natural gas distribution utility), notes utility sector expert Robert Rapier, editor of Investing Daily's Utility Forecaster.
NRG Energy (NRG) operates as an integrated power company in the United States. It operates throughout Texas (69% of 2020 revenues), East (26%), and West (5%), notes utility sector expert Robert Rapier, editor of Investing Daily's Utility Forecaster.
Regulated electric utility Evergy (EVRG) was formed in 2018 from a merger between Westar Energy of Topeka and the parent company of Kansas City Power & Light — Great Plains Energy, explains Robert Rapier, editor of the industry leading advisory, Utility Forecaster.
Canada-based Algonquin Power & Utilities Corporation (AQN) is a diversified international generation, transmission, and distribution utility with approximately $11 billion of total assets, explains Robert Rapier, editor of Investing Daily's Utility Forecaster.
Robert Rapier discusses the headwinds facing the energy industry. It has been a difficult year but contrary to popular opinion energy demand is still growing points out Rapier.
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