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The Week In Green Energy: 80 By 25

On Tuesday President Barack Obama called this point in history Our generation’s Sputnik moment. The president was referring to the growing green energy gap between the United States and its competitors in Europe and Asia. While U.S. labs have been largely responsible for developing some of the world’s most successful green technologies, the U.S has fallen…

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DOE Commits $1Bln to FutureGen

The Obama administration believes carbon capture works. How else to explain yesterday’s news that the Department of Energy would commit $1 billion to support the FutureGen Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) project in southern Illinois.

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Carbon Capture and Storage is a Flop… No, It’s A Success!

Will carbon capture and storage ever work?

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Climate Change Policy and the �Trillionth Tonne�

Mankind is currently on track to release the 1 trillionth tonne of carbon into the atmosphere in late March of 2045, according to this doomsday clock created by Oxford University�s Myles Allen.

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Warren Buffett Goes Long Coal With BNSF… No, Wait…

Today�s debate: is Billionaire Warren Buffett�s $34 billion investment in BNSF railroad actually an investment in coal as the energy of the future?

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