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WV Gov Justice Says China Investment Specifics are “Confidential”

December 5th, 2017|Tags: , |

Thought Piece Many of us hope that China will actually provide the enormous amount of money promised to West Virginia for its economic development, but a friend of mine reminds me that it is “always [...]

Senate Passes Hoeven’s Bill to Streamline Tribal Energy Development

December 1st, 2017|Tags: , , |

Thought Piece While I suspect that this storyline will either be ignored or confined to the small stories with small print, I think that Senator Hoeven’s bill will help the tribes of North Dakota gain [...]

With Big Spill to Clean, Pipeline Owner Seeks Keystone XL Approval

November 21st, 2017|Tags: , , |

Thought Piece Not to be undone by the Washington Post reporting, the New York Times begins its story with the following headline: “With Big Spill to Clean....” then, the reporter breathlessly writes about “the images [...]

Exposed: Harvard Study Omitted Evidence to Allege ExxonMobil ‘Misled’ Public on Climate

November 8th, 2017|Tags: , , |

Thought Piece It is very hard to read the political rhetoric of Michael Mann, Naomi Oreskes, Bill McKibbens, PBS, CNN, Post, Times (east and west), Tribune, and many other media assets every day: Where, the [...]

Liberal Commentator: Death Threats Against EPA Director Make Sense

October 28th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , |

Thought Piece For the record, the Clean Power Plan is a great example of undemocratic regulation, environmental extremism, faulty constitutional thinking, media manipulation, extensive use of executive orders, moral rectitude, name-calling, populist rhetoric, ideological purity, [...]

Politicized Sustainability Threatens Planet and People

October 8th, 2017|Tags: , , |

Thought Piece Remaining sustainable, no matter one’s efforts, involves the unforeseeable future along with technology risk, including the disruption of further innovation in energy and renewables, which may outdate one’s current plan. Sustainable energy" seems [...]

The Secret Donors Behind the Center for American Progress and Other Think Tanks

October 7th, 2017|Tags: , |

Thought Piece This is a piece written by friend Ken Silverstein in 2013. Needless to say, none of the major media picked it up. Ken is a moderate kind of guy, so this story was [...]

The U.S. Is Breaking Clean Energy Records Even As Trump Doubles Down On Fossil Fuels

October 6th, 2017|Tags: , , , |

Thought Piece NEW SHOREHAM, RI - SEPTEMBER 22: The GE-Alstom Block Island Wind Farm stands 3 miles off of Block Island on September 22, 2016 New Shoreham, Rhode Island. The five 6-megawatt wind turbines [...]

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