Tag Archives: fossil fuels

U.S. Energy “Security” — Beware False Comfort

Reliance on a phony form of “energy security” locks the U.S. into a world of diminishing returns.

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Germany’s Energy Transformation in Action

Major German utility RWE sheds old business model, embraces energy transition.

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Carried Away by the Shale Gale

Is the so-called shale boom in the United States just hype?

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Why Global Energy Diplomacy Matters

What is the U.S. State Department’s vision for a better future for global energy and the environment?

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Germany’s Energiewende: What Have We Learned So Far?

Is Germany’s energy transformation leading to a democratization of economic power?

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The Globalist Debate: The Dangerous Appeal of China’s Green Mercantilism

Is China’s purported innovation in green technology real — or is it largely a scaling up of current inferior technologies?

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The Globalist Debate: Renewable Energy and the Clash of Civilizations

Which civilization will win and which will lose — the one based on fossil fuels or the one based on renewables?

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How We Solve the World’s Triple Unsustainability Crisis

How can alternative energy sources put human development onto a sustainable path?

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Will There Be a “Silver Bullet” for the U.S. Economy?

Is the United States reducing its odds of discovering the next technological and economic game-changer?

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The Hard Realities of the Need for More Oil

Why are oil prices going to stay high — and climb higher?

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