by Jeff Spross Posted on November 12, 2014
Because the economy is running below capacity, meeting the deal's requirements could actually mean employing workers and capital that would otherwise be lying idle.
by Jeff Spross Posted on November 4, 2014
Lagging infrastructure has left many developing countries with high fossil fuel costs, making renewables and distributed solar a smart alternative.
by Amelia Rosch Posted on November 4, 2014 Updated: November 4, 2014
Gender-based pricing is a problem that plagues American women as well.
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 22, 2014
For large utility-scale solar systems, the price is as low as $1.92 per watt -- 59 percent below where it was expected to be at this time back in 2010.
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 16, 2014
Germany's four major grid operators said the surcharge consumers pay for renewable energy would fall in 2015, following 14 years of steady increases.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 19, 2014
The new GOP report doesn't mention EPA's carbon rule for power plants, but it clearly assumes the regulation will drive up energy costs. Here's why that assumption is wrong.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 16, 2014
The GAO report upped its estimate of coal retirements by 2025 to 13 percent of national capacity, and said "widespread reliability concerns are not anticipated."
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on June 23, 2014
Mythbusting the slow sales rumors around Jay Z and Beyonce's "On The Run" tour.
by Jeff Spross Posted on June 18, 2014
It turns out wind power isn’t just a source of clean energy — it also helps protect consumers from price volatility.
by Jeff Spross Posted on April 9, 2014
USDA choice-grade beef hit a record $5.28 in February, and droughts helped along by climate change are the culprit.