Oil Rig

THREE CHEERS FOR FRACKING

“If you’re an environmentalist, this is obviously a major bummer, and a signal failure of the Obama presidency.” Also a major bummer if you are Southern Company building a $7 billion power plant to run on a natural gas substitute. And a signal failure of its management.

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Renewable Energy

THE HIGH COST OF ENERGY ILLITERACY

We need a third grade energy gate too. FEBRUARY 16, 2015 | BY STEVEN HAYWARD IN ENERGY POLICY | www.powerlineblog.com “Energy romanticism” is perhaps the single greatest intellectual failing of environmentalists—the dreamy view that we can generate 95 quads of energy with puppy dog treadmills, unicorn flopsweat, and of course their beloved wind and solar. (Of course, most enviros say […]

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