energy

Not letting BP oil crisis go to waste, Democrats exploiting spill for legislative wish list

In response to the gulf oil spill, Democrats have proposed the CLEAR…

Cap and trade bill will clobber D.C.

How will the Kerry-Lieberman American Power Act affect your state? The Institute…

Democrats unveil revolutionary new alternative energy plan

Like our current state of oil dependency, the plan involves harnessing the…

Lobbyist pitch: Your green ‘energy’ is worthless without subsidies

I sometimes worry that there might be some naive entrepreneur out there…

America’s nuclear future must involve the public

Things have not looked so good for nuclear power since the dawn…

Is an antiquated law hampering oil clean-up efforts?

Incredibly, the Jones Act, an old protectionist law requiring “vessels working in…

50,000 jobs could be lost or moved out of U.S. as drilling moratorium hits energy industry

The environmental aspect of the gulf oil spill has been grabbing all…

Quote of the day — The White House’s priorities

Via Politico: “When the oil slick first spread, we learned the Interior…

Greek PM blames ’speculators’ for financial crisis, calls for transition to ‘green economy’

Alternate headline: “Greek PM just doesn’t get it“: Prime Minister George Papandreou…

Shale gas fracking opponents injured in head-on collision with facts in Texas

An incident Tuesday in Texas graphically demonstrates that truth is invariably among…

New study finds five real jobs lost for each ‘green’ job government subsidizes

A new study by a pair of Italian think tankers isn’t likely…

City’s energy-provider plan hitting bumps

The failure to negotiate energy rates that are competitive with existing PG&E…

Examiner Editorial: A muted cheer for Obama’s energy decision

President Barack Obama deserves credit for letting Virginia become the first state…

New Jersey gov says no to oil exploration

Not surprisingly, Democratic New Jersey Sens. Frank Lautenberg and Bob Menendez think…

City to create energy efficiency committee

On Tuesday, the Board of Supervisors will vote on legislation introduced by…

How to spell Obama energy policy: 'D-e-l-a-y'

For all the rhetoric about moving to a green economy and billions…