The Great Transition: Shifting from Fossil Fuels to Solar and Wind Energy

The great energy transition from fossil fuels to renewable sources of energy is under way. As oil insecurity deepens, the extraction risks of fossil fuels rise, and concerns about climate instability cast a shadow over the future of coal, a new world energy economy is emerging. The old economy, fueled Continue Reading

Power Hungry: The Myths of “Green” Energy and the Real Fuels of the Future

The promise of “green jobs” and a “clean energy future” has roused the masses. But as Robert Bryce makes clear in this provocative book, that vision needs a major re-vision. We cannot—and will not—quit using carbon-based fuels at any time in the near future for a simple reason: they provide Continue Reading

Power Hungry: The Myths of “Green” Energy and the Real Fuels of the Future

The promise of “green jobs” and a “clean energy future” has roused the masses. But as Robert Bryce makes clear in this provocative book, that vision needs a major re-vision. We cannot–and will not–quit using carbon-based fuels at any time in the near future for a simple reason: they provide Continue Reading