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Tuesday, June 20, 2017

If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is


My latest post for the Kleinman Center for Energy Policy at the University of Pennsylvania discusses a new report that questions a widely-heralded study claiming that the US can achieve 100% renewable energy by 2055.



Friday, June 2, 2017

Leaving Paris, and Sanity: A Bad Deal for America and Future Generations

In my latest post for the Kleinman Center for Energy Policy at the University of Pennsylvania, I comment on President Trump's appalling decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement - a dark moment in history and an ominous one for our shared future. 


Thursday, June 1, 2017

Farewell to Paris?


Not Napoleon's.  

Trump's.

While we wait on the prospect of the latter's mercifully rare delivery on a campaign promise - in this appalling case, withdrawing from the Paris Climate Agreement - my November 2016 talk Pennsylvania's climate future: perils and possibilities in a foreign America, stands up pretty well.


Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Carbon capture's clean coal ambition



In my latest podcast for the Kleinman Center for Energy Policy at the University of Pennsylvania, I discuss the state of carbon capture and storage/carbon capture and utilization technology in the fight to salvage a habitable climate. 

For more information on this topic, see these blog posts.


Monday, May 15, 2017

Walking the Tightrope: Energy Development and the Environment



In my first podcast for for the Kleinman Center for Energy Policy at the University of Pennsylvania, I discuss the challenge of balancing energy development with environmental protection at the state level.