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Energy Archives

July 10, 2014 - We Could Get Out of the Middle East by paradox
June 10, 2014 - Shut The Hell Up McCain by Deacon Blues
March 31, 2013 - Was Iraq Really Worth $4 Trillion? by Steve
July 8, 2012 - Summer is here! by Oly Mike
June 26, 2012 - Thurston Public Power Initiative by Oly Mike
March 9, 2012 - Juan Cole on Oil and Iraq by Oly Mike
January 22, 2012 - A few interesting news links and a movie review! by Oly Mike
December 14, 2011 - Energy Efficiency, the Clean Energy Option that Keeps on Giving by Mary
November 7, 2011 - High Tech Companies Betting on Solar by Mary
October 24, 2011 - Cleaning Up in Energy by Mary
August 7, 2011 - We Can't Live with Nuclear Weapons and Nuclear Power by Oly Mike
July 22, 2011 - Republicans War on Light Bulbs and Common Sense by Mary
June 27, 2011 - Fort Calhoun Nuclear Plant, Part III by Oly Mike
June 23, 2011 - Fort Calhoun Nuclear Story, Part II by Oly Mike
June 19, 2011 - Black Hole Eating Star Galaxy by Mary
June 12, 2011 - Polluting Power Companies Lying About the Cost by Mary
May 26, 2011 - Republican House Believes Big Oil Isn't Profitable Enough by Mary
May 4, 2011 - Bill Gates' Bad Bets by Mary
April 28, 2011 - 300 years of fossil fuel history in 300 seconds by Oly Mike
April 14, 2011 - What is going on with UK environmental writers? by Mary
March 29, 2011 - Science to the Rescue: MIT Creates a Synthetic Leaf Power Station by Oly Mike
February 27, 2011 - Solar Seattle? by Oly Mike
January 8, 2011 - Ever Heard of the Jevons Paradox? by Oly Mike
November 28, 2010 - Unleaded: .73 Gallon by paradox
October 22, 2010 - How about some good news? Solar Roadways! by Oly Mike
September 2, 2010 - Oil Platform explosion in Gulf Coast by Oly Mike
July 30, 2010 - Yearning for the Electron Dream by paradox
June 18, 2010 - Taking A 2x4 To Them by Steve
June 15, 2010 - Jumping the Shark by Steve
June 8, 2010 - After the Fall, What Next? by paradox
May 23, 2010 - Why Does BP Get A Pass? by Steve
May 6, 2010 - Make Big Oil Dance by Deacon Blues
April 24, 2010 - Open Thread by Mary
March 31, 2010 - No Surprises Here by Deacon Blues
December 13, 2009 - Energy Efficiency is the Solution, Not Coal by Mary
November 11, 2009 - The Joker Plans to Go to Copenhagen by Mary
October 31, 2009 - Green Cars Made by Better Place by Mary
October 18, 2009 - Getting it Badly Wrong on Climate Change by Mary
October 3, 2009 - RMI 2009 by Mary
July 5, 2009 - Business As Usual on Energy by Deacon Blues
June 18, 2009 - New Facts May Shift Energy Debate by Deacon Blues
May 30, 2009 - Very Expensive Energy by Mary
May 20, 2009 - Ford and GM Finally Shut Up by paradox
February 18, 2009 - No Crying For Big Oil by Deacon Blues
February 17, 2009 - Quick Hits by Deacon Blues
February 14, 2009 - Decoupling and the Stimulus Bill by Mary
February 10, 2009 - New Offshore Oil Drilling Put On Hold by Deacon Blues
January 31, 2009 - A Trillion Bucks For Purple Fingers by Steve
January 26, 2009 - Obama Makes Two Great Moves On Energy And The Environment by Steve
January 5, 2009 - Where’s the Energy Plan? by paradox
November 29, 2008 - Something We Can All Do by paradox
November 20, 2008 - Waxman in! by Erin Alecto
October 20, 2008 - Declining Oil Prices Not a Good Thing by paradox
July 6, 2008 - Solar Powered Prius by Mary
July 5, 2008 - Biofuels Causing Food Price Rises? by Mary
June 18, 2008 - Energy prices by Mary
June 6, 2008 - Good Times by Turkana
May 3, 2008 - We’d All Love to See The Plan by paradox
January 29, 2008 - More Celebrity Gossip and Candid Photos!!! by Turkana
January 15, 2008 - Why does this guy not get more attention? by Turkana
December 1, 2007 - 35 mpg by 2020: Disgrace by paradox
November 17, 2007 - An Energy Policy Would Be Nice by paradox
October 24, 2007 - New India-Iran-Pakistan Energy Deal? by Steve
October 9, 2007 - Where's The Real Global Warming Debate for 2008? by Steve
September 4, 2007 - Deregulation A Campaign Issue In 2008? by Steve
July 10, 2007 - Late Night Grab Bag by Steve
June 22, 2007 - Four Dems Voted Against Energy Independence by Steve
June 21, 2007 - Afternoon Update by Steve
June 14, 2007 - Up The Ante On The Energy Bill by Steve
June 12, 2007 - Fallon: Where's the Oil Law? by Steve
June 1, 2007 - No Permanent Bases? by Steve
May 30, 2007 - When Will The Democrats Talk About The Real Cheney Agenda? by Steve
May 30, 2007 - Afternoon Grab Bag by Steve
May 16, 2007 - Outrage Central by Steve
May 14, 2007 - Afternoon Grab Bag by Steve
May 9, 2007 - Cheney Visit Is About The Oil Law by Steve
May 1, 2007 - Morning Grab Bag by Steve
April 24, 2007 - What Housing Recovery? by Steve
March 11, 2007 - Waxman Better Subpoena Halliburton Now by Steve
February 28, 2007 - Bush/Cheney And Big Oil Win The Real War by Steve
January 23, 2007 - Five Years Too Late by Steve
January 9, 2007 - Where Energy Conservation Actually Works by Mary
January 8, 2007 - Hybrid Cars Pay Off in the Long Run by Mary
January 7, 2007 - Open Thread - Texas Stupidity Edition by Mary
December 26, 2006 - Dems Plan To Come Out Hard Against Big Oil by Steve
December 10, 2006 - Iraq, Oil and the ISG report by soccerdad
November 25, 2006 - Open Thread - Global Warming Converts Edition by Steve
October 15, 2006 - Two Thieves Of The Federal Treasury by Steve
September 20, 2006 - Would Bush Flip-Flop On Global Warming Before Midterms? by Steve
September 8, 2006 - Shell Oil Tags Administration For Ignoring Global Warming by Steve
August 22, 2006 - California Leads the Way in Solar Power by Mary
August 9, 2006 - What If It Isn't About Hezbollah, But Something Bigger? by Steve
August 7, 2006 - British Petroleum To Replace 73% Of Prudhoe Bay Line by Steve
August 7, 2006 - Open Thread - BP Loses Prudhoe Bay Supply by Steve
July 10, 2006 - Russians Support Putin On Energy Nationalization by Steve
May 18, 2006 - Refining Shortages Magically Disappear by Steve
May 4, 2006 - Can Energy Independence Be A Catalyst For A Third Party? by Steve
May 3, 2006 - Largest Part Of Recent Gas Price Increase Isn't Due To Supply Costs by Steve
April 30, 2006 - Thanks, But No Thanks Senator Frist by Steve
April 28, 2006 - Bush Isn't Serious About Energy Independence by Steve
April 28, 2006 - Mid-Morning Update by Steve
April 26, 2006 - Now Even The GOP Wants To Go After The Oil Companies by Steve
April 25, 2006 - Mid-Day Update: al-Zarqawi Emerges by Steve
April 25, 2006 - If The Problem Is Refining Capacity, Then Why Mess With The SPR? by Steve
April 24, 2006 - Mid-Day Update - Scared GOP Edition by Steve
April 24, 2006 - GOP Facing Political Justice Over High Gas Prices by Steve
April 24, 2006 - You VILL Do Vhut I Say ... Und Not Vhat I Do by pessimist
April 23, 2006 - The Snake Oil Medicine Show Goes On - Without George by pessimist
April 17, 2006 - Mid-Day Update: Bush Will Take The GOP Down With Him This Year by Steve
April 3, 2006 - Mid-Day Quick Hits by Steve
March 7, 2006 - Why Nuclear Power is Dead by Mary
February 2, 2006 - Bush's Energy Department Cutting Positions From Alternate Energy Research by Steve
February 1, 2006 - When No One Is Looking, Bush Reverts To The "Big Oil Is King" Mantra by Steve
February 1, 2006 - Bush's Lack of Vision And Will On Energy by Steve
January 31, 2006 - The Pusher Will Tell Us We're Addicted To Oil by Steve
January 3, 2006 - Put The Boiling Kettles Out To Pasture by pessimist
December 22, 2005 - Morning Update: Allawi Whines; Frist Bumbles; Fitz On The Hunt by Steve
December 21, 2005 - ANWR Gamble Fails - GOP Can't Get 60 Votes To Stop Democrat Filibuster by Steve
November 26, 2005 - Too Cool! We'll All Glow In The Dark! by pessimist
November 15, 2005 - Big Oil Lied To Congress Last Week About Cheney's Energy Task Force by Steve
November 14, 2005 - Gee, Gas Prices Sure Have Fallen Suddenly by Steve
September 26, 2005 - Four Years And No Policy Later, Bush Now Says Conservation Is In Vogue by Steve
August 13, 2005 - Meanwhile Back in California, the Bush Administration Backs Drilling for Oil off the California Coast by Mary
July 29, 2005 - Senate Sends Largely-Irrelevant Energy Bill To Bush by Steve
June 22, 2005 - Democrats' New Apollo Approach Trumps The GOP's Empty Measures Towards Energy Independence by Steve
June 15, 2005 - Buffing The Crystal Ball by pessimist
April 27, 2005 - Bush's New Energy Policy Brainstorm: Build Refineries At Military Bases by Steve
April 26, 2005 - You Cap It - Blue Bonnet Edition by Steve
April 25, 2005 - Is This Really A Good Time For Bush To Look Buddy-Buddy With The Saudis? by Steve
April 13, 2005 - With Oil At All-Time High Prices, Suddenly There Is Enough Oil - Then Why Did The Market Fall 104 Points? by Steve
April 9, 2005 - With National Security Now An Issue, Would The Senate Raise Fuel Economy Standards? by Steve
April 8, 2005 - "Peak Oil" And The Bush Energy Policy by Steve
April 8, 2005 - Democrats Make Energy A National Security Issue by Steve
April 3, 2005 - Kicking the Oil Habit by Mary
April 2, 2005 - Now Even The Conservatives Want An Accelerated Alternate Energy Program by Steve