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“Green” Germany Needs Brown Coal for Another Two Decades

By snubbing nuclear power, Berlin has consigned itself to decades of coal dependence.

Germans Will Pay Even More for Green Power Next Year

Germany’s green energy surcharge is expected to rise by 8 percent next year.

As India Swelters, US Pushes for HFC Ban

The coming ban on hydrofluorocarbons will mean a hotter, poorer life for many Indians.

Germany’s Energiewende Sticks It to the Poor

German lawmakers want to keep exempting heavy industry from green power surcharges, but what about German households?

Scientists Scorn Greenpeace’s Deadly GMO Scare Tactics

A group of 107 Nobel laureates just called out Greenpeace for its Luddite and borderline barbaric opposition to a lifesaving GMO.

Proof the Keystone Debate Was Pointless

Canada’s oil sands production is set to grow more than 40 percent, despite the abandonment of the Keystone XL pipeline.

How Do You Fight Green Dogma?

Just one week after a WSJ report saying that it was coming around to nuclear power, the Sierra Club issued a sharp repudiation.

Are Greens Coming Around to Nuclear Power?

At long last, eco-activist groups are starting to see the green promise of nuclear energy.

Germany Moves to Slow its Out-of-Control Energiewende

After tripling its renewable power output in a decade, Germany is now having second thoughts and wants to control spiraling costs.

France Wants to Take its Anti-Fracking Fight International

French energy minister Ségolène Royal isn’t content banning fracking in France—she wants to stop imports of shale gas.

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Why We Can't Have Nice Things

An expert working on the project cautions the MTA may miss its next deadline.

Higher Ed Shake Up

New low-cost programs are carving out a critical space in the U.S. higher education system.


Hint: it isn’t pretty.

Blue Model Blues

Kicking the can down the road is turning into a hobby for PA lawmakers.

Xi who must be obeyed

The Chinese President’s new status as “core” leader will strengthen his hand, but rifts remain within the Party.

Deal or No Deal

The answer isn’t straightforward, and it’s likely to be decided by our next president.

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