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Let’s Celebrate the 4th with a goal for Energy Independence!

Have we have missed the boat? True independence for our country will occur when we are energy independent, as well… […]

October 12 Green Energy News

Opinion:

“WSJ Gets it Wrong on ‘Why Peak Oil Predictions Haven’t Come True’” A wrong version of how our economy works has been handed down through the academic world, through our system of peer review, with each academic researcher following in the tracks of previous academic researchers. [Energy Collective]

Science and Technology:

An emerging class […]

July 27 Green Energy News

Economy and Finance:

In the transition towards a post-carbon future, infrastructure built today for fossil fuels could easily become stranded assets which burden investors and taxpayers with sunk costs. The future looks bleak for coal, and we should not invest in it. [Resilience]

World:

Kudos Energy, a new Australian start-up solar company, believes that the […]

Call to Ban Hazardous Rail Shipments of Shale Oil

Community leaders and advocates call on the Secretary of Transportation to ban use of hazardous rail cars to ship explosive crude oil

The fireball that followed the derailment and explosion of two trains, one carrying Bakken crude oil, on December 30, 2013, outside Casselton, ND. – U.S. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration

July […]

Oil Speculators Use Iraq as Excuse to Drive Up Prices

Sanders’ Bill Would Invoke Regulators’ Emergency Powers

WASHINGTON, June 19 – Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) today accused oil companies and Wall Street speculators of using unrest in Iraq as a phony excuse to artificially drive up crude oil and gasoline prices.

The price of oil today rose above $115 a barrel – a […]

April 26 Green Energy News

Opinion:

“Rooftop Solar — Are The Grids Really Needed?” Being offgrid in the outback makes economic sense, but the bigger question for network operators around the world is whether those in more populated areas, even in the cities, will look to adopt similar measures. [CleanTechnica]

Science and Technology:

Minnesota based Skajaquoda has developed a portable […]

A Legend is Gone, but not Lost: Michael C. Ruppert, Feb. 3, 1951 – April 13, 2013

Published originally on Apr 15, 2014

Abby Martin gives a heartfelt tribute to investigative journalist and former LAPD detective, Michael C. Ruppert, highlighting his career from exposing CIA drug trafficking to his groundbreaking research on ‘Peak Energy’ and remember his sincere devotion to truth and justice.

Michael was a huge […]

March 20 Green Energy News

Opinion:

“Governor Cuomo’s Energy Plan Inadequate to the Challenge of Climate Change” The Sierra club is happy about some parts of the New York plan for energy, but believes that in some ways it is woefully inadequate. [Artvoice]

Science and Technology:

Oil giant BP has downplayed the risk posed by a so-called ‘carbon bubble’, saying […]

March 15 Green Energy News

Opinion:

“How Risky Is It To Invest In Oil Stocks?” Oil — the energy king… of the 20th century. But what about the 21st century? Purely from a financial point of view, would oil stocks be a good way to invest your money? [CleanTechnica] “Putin Can’t Turn Off Europe’s Wind” So said the President of […]

March 11 Green Energy News

Opinion:

“Three years later, the lessons of Fukushima are uglier than ever” Three years ago, on March 11, 2011, Tokyo time, what may be history’s worst, most enduring nuclear power plant disaster began in Japan. It’s a baleful anniversary that bears object lessons for the entire nuclear power industry in the U.S. and around the […]