IPS’s Sustainable Energy & Economy Network and the Embassy of Venezuela co-sponsor a timely discussion on steps Venezuela is taking to abolish fossil fuel dependency.
Sen. McConnell’s tirade about the Solyndra debacle would’ve had a lot more moral punch if it were not for Zap Motors.
We need to put the brakes on the Department of Energy’s flawed loan guarantee program before taxpayers lose billions.
With a global climate crisis fueled by rising greenhouse gas emissions on one hand and 1.6 billion people lacking access to electricity on the other the global community faces a serious quandary: How do we increase energy access while ensuring that our growing energy supply is clean and renewable? How can we structure a financing regime that meets both our environmental and social goals?
An innovative program is bringing Republicans and Democrats together to boost renovations that would conserve energy and trim electric and gas bills.
It’s too late to move energy over into the public sector, but we can do a whole lot better on subsidies, permits, and regulations
It’s time for a nuclear energy time-out.
We were just about to start getting back into the nuclear energy business ourselves after refraining from building any new nuclear reactors for decades.
The sound of the president’s silence on climate change and the BP oil disaster was deafening.
It’s easier for Wall Street to keep milking current fossil and agricultural fuel subsidies.
The United States is more interested in access to energy sources than fighting terrorism.
Boneheaded executives and greed-headed investors might be draining the fresh water supplies where you live.
I think anything we do is going to be too little, too late.
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are stifling creative ways to finance solar power for homeowners.
It’s well past time for the ethanol industry to grow up and stand on its own.