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Very Little Cheap Natural Gas in New York Marcellus Shale, New Report Concludes

04/22/2014 by Charles Komanoff

Report: Not Much Cheap Gas in NY’s Marcellus Shale (DeSmog Blog)

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Salvation Gets Cheap

04/18/2014 by Charles Komanoff

Krugman Upbeat on Wind & Solar Price Plunges (NYT)


Climate and Competitiveness

03/27/2014 by Charles Komanoff

Rising Energy Prices No Drag on German Industry, After All (Project Syndicate)


21 Reasons Aussie Environmentalists Are Really Angry Right Now

03/27/2014 by Charles Komanoff

Carbon Tax Repeal is 1 of 21 Reasons Aussie Enviro’s Are Steamed (BuzzFeed)


British Columbia Enacted The Most Significant Carbon Tax in the Western Hemisphere—What Happened Next Is It Worked

03/26/2014 by Charles Komanoff

BC carbon tax is “case study in smart climate policy” (Mother Jones)


US Coal Exports Erode All CO2 Savings from Shale Gas

03/25/2014 by Charles Komanoff

CO2 Savings from Shale Gas Cancelled by Rising U.S. Coal Exports (CO2 Scorecard)


Mortgage Tax Breaks Trickle Up, New Study Shows

03/24/2014 by Charles Komanoff

Tax subsidies don’t increase home-ownership – they make Americans buy bigger homes (WSJ)


Nate Silver’s New Science Writer Ignores The Data On Climate Science

03/19/2014 by Charles Komanoff

Criticism Mounts Over Stat Guru Silver’s Alliance with “Confusionist” Pielke (Climate Progress)


Hansen Tells Senate: Carbon Tax Trumps Keystone XL

03/17/2014 by Charles Komanoff

Hansen Tells Senate: Carbon Tax Trumps Keystone XL (C-Span, 23:45-31:00)


All You Need to Know About BC’s Carbon Tax Shift in Five Charts

03/12/2014 by Charles Komanoff

All You Need to Know About BC’s Carbon Tax Shift in Five Charts (Sightline Daily)