Scraping the Bottom

Scraping the Bottom

We are all trust fund babies living off the wealth of our ancestors.

Greening the Pentagon

Greening the Pentagon

If we want to build up a green manufacturing economy, we should directly invest in it, not plow more money into military spending.

Energy Finance: Perspectives from the Experts

Energy Finance: Perspectives from the Experts

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?

Power Plays

Power Plays

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

The Dangers of Nuclear ‘Ice-Nine’

The Dangers of Nuclear ‘Ice-Nine’

We were just about to start getting back into the nuclear energy business ourselves after refraining from building any new nuclear reactors for decades.