Archive for March, 2012

A Carbon Tax Is Smart Energy and Budget Policy

03/29/2012 by James Handley

A Carbon Tax Is Smart Energy and Budget Policy (Chad Stone, US News)


Target CO2, Not Gas Price

03/29/2012 by Charles Komanoff

Target CO2, Not Gasoline Price (WaPo editorial)


ELPC’s Learner: Wind + Gas = Still Less Coal in Midwest

03/29/2012 by Charles Komanoff

ELPC’s Learner: Wind + Gas = Still Less Coal in Midwest (EETV)


A Lot of Gas

03/29/2012 by James Handley

Obama Can’t Save Us From Rising World Oil Price; Sound Energy Policy Would Tax CO2 To Cut Demand (New Yorker)


Organizations sue to close offset loophole in California’s greenhouse gas reduction program

03/28/2012 by James Handley

Citizen’s Climate Lobby Challenges Calif GHG Offset Loophole (CCL)


Bill Gates’ road map to zero-carbon future includes carbon tax, nuclear

03/28/2012 by James Handley

Bill Gates: Carbon Tax Needed to Drive Efficiency & Innovation (Energywire)


New Coal Burners Too Dirty for New EPA CO2 Regs

03/27/2012 by Charles Komanoff

New Coal Burners Too Dirty for New EPA CO2 Regs (NYT)


Tesla CEO Calls for Carbon Tax

03/26/2012 by James Handley

Tesla CEO Calls for Carbon Tax (plugincars)


Cheney Secret Task Force Helped U.S. Inch Toward Energy Independence

03/22/2012 by Charles Komanoff

Cheney Secret Task Force Helped U.S. Inch Toward Energy Independence (NYT)

Filed under Media,News,Prices Matter

Who Pays the Bill for Wall Street’s Mess?

03/22/2012 by James Handley

Congressional Progressive Caucus Budget Calls for Carbon Pollution Fee (Rob’t Borsage, Huff Po)