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One of the biggest problems with electricity from solar and wind power is that these sources of electricity are not...
January 5, 2016
What is the Solar Investment Tax Credit? Over the last several decades, the U.S. solar industry has benefited from generous...
December 9, 2015
World leaders are convening in Paris for another United Nations climate summit. UN negotiators are pushing plans to restrict our...
December 2, 2015
Most modelers calibrate their base cases to the Energy Information Administration (EIA)’s most recent Annual Energy Outlook (AEO) when conducting...
November 24, 2015
According to a recent study by NERA Economic Consulting, EPA’s regulation of carbon dioxide from power plants, the so-called “Clean...
November 23, 2015
On October 23, 2015, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency published its final regulation on carbon dioxide emissions from existing power...
November 17, 2015
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