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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
The first utility-scale power plant to be equipped with carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology became operational this month in...
October 21, 2014
Congress and President Bush determined that the United States should be producing specified amounts of cellulosic biofuel as part of...
October 16, 2014
Bob Inglis recently chaired a forum at the University of Chicago titled, “What Would Milton Friedman Do About Climate Change?”...
October 14, 2014
On January 9, 2014, President Obama issued a Presidential Memorandum establishing a Quadrennial Energy Review (QER).[1] The memorandum set up...
October 14, 2014
As time passes, those calling for aggressive government action in the name of fighting climate change have had to ramp...
October 10, 2014
As the best wind energy sites have already been used and as wind subsidies decimate state funding, states are reconsidering...
October 8, 2014
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