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Carbon Market Mess
Carbon Market Mess
EU Votes to Rescue Its Dying Carbon Market

The European Parliament voted to fix its broken carbon market today by “backloading” new carbon permits. Brussels is hoping the move will inflate the bargain-basement price of carbon to a level that will actually encourage firms to reduce emissions, but it risks hurting Europe’s industry’s ability to compete.

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Putin's Patronage

The rebound of Russia’s largest oil company appears to be a major success story, but the truth is more complicated.

TAI elsewhere

Jason Willick on the inadequacy of the donor class vision for the Republican Party.

Regulate Don't Kill

Trying to apply blue model thinking to post-blue problems is foolish.

A New Cud to Chew

Feeding cows seaweed could cut out 99 percent of their methane emissions.

Trouble in Brussels

After threatening Putin with new sanctions over Syria, European leaders discover they lack the political will to deliver.

The United States is now going to have to figure out how to help Venezuela avoid completely melting down, with the Venezuelan strongman still at the helm.

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