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On Sunday, May 8, renewable energy supplied 87 percent of Germany’s electricity. Around 1 pm on that day, the country’s...
June 23, 2016
Electric car apologist websites were atwitter this week when it was misreported that Germany would mandate the sale of 100...
June 21, 2016
China’s coal consumption declined by 1.5 percent in 2015 according to BP in its Statistical Review 2016.[i] As noted in...
June 20, 2016
This week, the Institute for Energy Research submitted the following comment on the Obama administration’s proposed Five Year Offshore Oil and Gas Leasing...
June 17, 2016
According to the BP Statistical Review 2016, global coal consumption fell in 2015 by 1.8 percent—the largest decline since the...
June 15, 2016
In previous IER columns I’ve pointed out that Nobel laureate Paul Krugman puts aside his economic training when he cheerleads...
June 14, 2016
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