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Wall Street Journal Experts: To Save Water, Stop Subsidizing It

May 27, 2014 in Blog

To Save Water, Stop Subsidizing It

9:15 am ET
May 23, 2014

TODD MYERS: As a child growing up in California, my dad sat me down and gave me insight on drought that rings true to this day. He said, “Son, California is the land of surf and sun. We don’t flush for number 1.” Those words still echo in my ears.

Wall Street Journal Experts: What’s Next for Alternative Fuel Vehicles

May 27, 2014 in Blog

What’s Next for Alternative Fuel Vehicles

3:42 pm ET
May 22, 2014

TODD MYERS: Looking ahead 10 years, will electric, natural gas or hydrogen vehicles have made significant inroads in the car market?

Each of these technologies is on a different path.

31,072 Scientists say 'Climate Change Remains Unsettled'

May 27, 2014 in In the News
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Tuesday, May 20, 2014

We Stand Corrected: Paul Kennard Does Not Link Oso Landslide to Logging

May 23, 2014 in Blog

In early April, we noted a story in the Seattle Times insinuating a link between a nine-year-old timber harvest and the Oso landslide. One of the sources quoted regarding the inadequacy of the analysis of the timber harvest and the underlying watershed analysis was geologist Paul Kennard.

To Save Water, Stop Subsidizing It

May 23, 2014 in In the News
The Wall Street Journal
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Friday, May 23, 2014

The Market—Not Policy—Will Dictate Coal’s Future

May 23, 2014 in In the News
The Wall Street Journal
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The Wall Street Journal
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Friday, May 23, 2014

What’s Next for Alternative Fuel Vehicles

May 22, 2014 in In the News
The Wall Street Journal
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The Wall Street Journal
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Thursday, May 22, 2014

Wall Street Journal Experts: Don’t Let Politicians Make Energy Policy

May 21, 2014 in Blog

Don’t Let Politicians Make Energy Policy

9:04 am ET
May 21, 2014

TODD MYERS: What technologies are likely to have the biggest effect on reducing energy consumption?

The Experts: Don’t Let Politicians Make Energy Policy

May 21, 2014 in In the News
The Wall Street Journal
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Wednesday, May 21, 2014