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The Energy Information Administration (EIA) recently released its International Energy Outlook 2017 (IEO) with energy projections through 2040. Despite expecting global...
September 25, 2017
For decades, government and private interests have announced major breakthroughs with utility-scale (central station) solar. (Part II of this post...
September 21, 2017
The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), a cap-and-trade program between nine northeastern and mid-Atlantic states, was recently extended. The states...
September 19, 2017
In a recent series of posts (here and here), I amplified some of Oren Cass’s strongest criticisms of the typical...
September 15, 2017
Many of wind energy’s problems, such as its intermittent nature; its slaying birds, bats and other animals; its noise pollution;...
September 14, 2017
In my last article, I explained that two years ago the Manhattan Institute’s Senior Fellow Oren Cass wrote a masterful...
September 12, 2017
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