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Although there is no mention of a carbon tax in the recently released GOP blueprint for tax reform, there had...
September 29, 2017
One notable consequence of this hurricane season has been the renewed interest in the controversial Jones Act. Enacted in 1920,...
September 29, 2017
Last week, Part I of this post challenged the declaration by DOE’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE)...
September 27, 2017
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 2 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
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