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W. S. Jevons classic book The Coal Question (1865) explained how coal (and by implication, gas and oil) were uniquely...
January 15, 2013
A recent report proclaimed that solar power will reach “grid parity” in most of the United States by 2016. Referencing...
November 26, 2014
IER’s Case Against Wind Welfare examines the numerous flaws with the federal wind Production Tax Credit (PTC). Key findings include: The...
November 25, 2014
Electric utilities in New England are requesting rate increases for this winter. Over the past decade, coal-and oil-fired power plants...
November 24, 2014
On November 12, 2014, the International Energy Agency (IEA) released its World Energy Outlook 2014 with forecasts of world energy...
November 21, 2014
A recent study by NERA Economic Consulting, commissioned by the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), examines the next big threat from...
November 19, 2014
“It’s going to put about 1,000 people to work building a state-of-the-art facility. And when it’s complete, it will turn...
November 13, 2014
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