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Scientific Opinion on Climate Change

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Blogger Laurence Lewis assembled the following collection of quotes from respected, scientific bodies and associations regarding the reality of anthropogenic climate change. We feel it is worth highlighting these quotes to emphasize that there is no genuine scientific debate on…

Friedman Op-Ed on Traffic and Energy Features Hal

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On Saturday, New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman published an op-ed on traffic and energy efficiency called “Take the Subway.”  Friedman discusses the traffic jams which have clogged the streets of Moscow and China, and he predicts worse to come,…

Hal Quoted in Friedman Op-Ed on U.S. Energy Production

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Thomas Friedman, Op-Ed columnist for the New York Times, recently quoted Hal Harvey in an article on U.S. energy production.  Friedman points out that the growth in U.S. energy production, especially natural gas derived from “fracking,” coupled with reduced demand…

New technology to scrub CO2 from air- and a major caveat!

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A recent article describes a new material developed by a team of researchers at the University of Southern California.  The material, fumed silica impregnated with polyethlenimine, readily absorbs CO2 from the air and releases the CO2 if heated.  The article speculates…

Council on Jobs and Competitiveness Report

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There is a new report calling for an “all in” energy policy.  What do you think of this? http://www.greencarcongress.com/2012/01/council-20120118.html Average U.S. Wind Speed at 80m. Map by U.S. National Renewable Energy Laboratory. As a work of the federal government, this…

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Welcome to my new website. Check back soon for blog posts. In the meantime, take a look at my Publications. (Above.) Most recently I published an op-ed in the Los Angeles Times: Natural Gas: Cheap, Clean and Risky. If you’d…