Energy

How To End Unemployment
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How To End Unemployment

The following things would employ tons of people, and bring a long-term economic return far above any “cost.” Why don't we do them? Because the status quo benefits a few extremely wealthy people.
Gaspipe Diplomacy: How Ukraine Set Off A New U.S.-Russian Energy Fight
The South Stream pipeline's proposed route through the heart of Europe. Image from: South Stream

Gaspipe Diplomacy: How Ukraine Set Off A New U.S.-Russian Energy Fight

The Ukraine crisis has given the U.S. another front to fight its war for global energy dominance with Russia. Here's the story of the pipeline at the heart of the Moscow-Washington battle to sell oil and gas to one of the world’s biggest consumers: Europe.
Renewable Energy Overpowers ALEC

Renewable Energy Overpowers ALEC

Twenty-nine states and the District of Columbia have RPS laws on the books, requiring a certain percentage of utilities to derive power from renewable sources.