March 16, 2016 Categories: Fossil Fuels

Too Big to Fail: Coal Edition

by David Weiskopf

Introduction: Big Coal Is Going Bankrupt—And Wants Taxpayers To Clean Up The Mess The coal industry is in structural decline. As the…

February 26, 2016 Categories: California Fossil Fuels Low-Carbon Fuel

An Increasingly-Less-Necessary-Evil: Halving Oil Consumption Is Within Our Reach

by Colin Murphy

When California Governor Jerry Brown called for a 50% reduction in petroleum consumption by 2030 during his 2015 inaugural address, it sounded like an audacious target. Petroleum exerts a near-complete…