Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

The Red Faces of the Solar Skeptics

03/10/2014 by Charles Komanoff

The Red Faces of the Solar Skeptics (NYT Economix blog


U.S. Electricity Use is Still Declining. Here’s Why

02/25/2014 by Charles Komanoff

U.S. Electricity Use is Still Declining. Here’s Why (ACEEE)


Study Finds Methane Leaks Negate Benefits of Natural Gas as a Fuel for Vehicles

02/16/2014 by James Handley

Methane Leaks Negate Benefits of Natural Gas as Vehicle Fuel (NYT)


E.P.A. Staff Struggling to Create Pollution Rule

02/5/2014 by Charles Komanoff

E.P.A. Staff Struggling to Create Coal-Fired Power Plant Rule (NYT)


The realistic and the optimal ways to overhaul energy taxes

02/4/2014 by Charles Komanoff

CTC’s “Comments” Face Tough Road (Felix Salmon, Reuters)


Europe, Facing Economic Pain, May Ease Climate Rules

01/23/2014 by Charles Komanoff

Europe, Facing Economic Pain, May Ease Climate Rules (NYT)


60 Minutes Hit Job On Clean Energy Ignores The Facts

01/6/2014 by Charles Komanoff

60 Minutes’ Bizarro Hit Job on Clean-Tech Success (Joe Romm, Think Progress)


Americans are buying less electricity

12/26/2013 by Charles Komanoff

Americans are buying less electricity (Brad Plumer, WaPo)


The Wind Behind Wind Power: Goodbye, PTC; Hello, Carbon Tax

11/22/2013 by Charles Komanoff

Carbon Tax Could Let Wind Industry Retire PTC (HuffPo, CCL’s Mark Reynolds)


A Push Away From Burning Coal

11/18/2013 by Charles Komanoff

More TVA Coal-Burners Slated for Junk Heap (NYT)