President Obama's announcement on Tuesday that he will use his executive authority to regulate carbon-dioxide emissions from existing power plants, and to finalize rules for plants that have yet to be built, is reason to celebrate — but also an oc
Suddenly, the United States is energy rich. The problem is that we’re still guided by policies that assume the opposite.
It would have been hard to imagine just a few years ago that we’d need to debate whether to export our energy.
It’s time to get serious. We need an honest discussion about what an economically viable pathway looks like to begin reducing carbon emissions.
With greater consumption comes greater energy use and greenhouse gas emissions.