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IER recently released a first-of-its-kind study on the cost of electricity from the existing generation fleet, titled “The Levelized Cost...
July 24, 2015
Many people have been led to believe that renewable forms of energy such as wind and solar must be very...
July 20, 2015
Subsidies Power the Electric Vehicle Market One electric car company, Tesla Motors, has benefited from billions in subsidies for making...
June 4, 2015
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) released its estimate of global fossil fuel subsidies for 2015 at $5.3 trillion—almost ten times...
May 22, 2015
At the request of Congress, the Energy Information Administration (EIA), an independent agency of the U.S. Department of Energy, evaluated...
March 18, 2015
President Obama subsidized solar and other renewable energy in the United States with taxpayer money to the tune of $39...
February 20, 2015
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