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Concentration of CO2 in the Atmosphere

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Waking Up from Wishful Thinking

David Blittersdorf

I recently took a train eastward from Portland, Oregon to the Midwest. Traveling through the boom town of Williston, North Dakota, I saw the prairie aflame with natural-gas burn off flares from the hundreds of oil wells being drilled and fracked in the Bakken shale deposits there. The […]

Energy Subsidies: Past and Present

As public interest in green jobs, local energy, and lessening the impact of climate change increases, the clean energy economy continues to grow. One thing that can be said with certainty about the energy sector is that the landscape is shifting dynamically and dramatically. After more than a century of heat, power and transportation provided […]