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Manhattan Project for Energy

Sputnik? New Frontier? Where Is the Historical Analogy for Green?

Michael Kanellos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Michael Kanellos

In his State of the Union speech, President Obama said the U.S. had recently experienced a Sputnik moment in clean energy. That officially marked the 537th Sputnik moment of the last ten years.

An Open Door to Global Warming

Richard Kauffman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Richard Kauffman

When it comes to energy consumption and global warming, it would seem that there are at least six hypotheses (most faulty) that would explain the apparent disconnect between common sense and behavior.

NAFTA: America's Energy Solution

Diane Francis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Diane Francis

North America should forget a continental energy policy which will guarantee its economic pre-eminence -- but this will only work if the US imposes strict conservation and Mexico changes its oil policies immediately.