Posts Tagged by solar energy
|November 6, 2014||Posted by Staff under Environmental, Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt|
It’s not just workers afraid of progress, of automation, but also owners afraid of new energy sources, cheap and clean.
|August 17, 2014||Posted by Staff under Editorials|
Solar firms have found friends in sunny California, but if those friendly politicos want to get serious, they must fine polluters.
|November 8, 2013||Posted by Staff under Politics|
Here’s why environmentalists could all become pro-competition, pro-open market, and grow leery of taxes and other restraints on free and fair trade. Do politicians do what’s best? Can they even know? Or would buyers and sellers on an equal footing do a better job for all concerned?
|March 13, 2009||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Clean power sources abound some places Portugal’s wind energy ready to compete Renewable sources are the cutting-edge, coming on line, but they do not, can not, leave classic economics behind. The most important thing is still location 3x. This 2009 […]
|August 17, 2008||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Scientists mimic essence of plants’ energy storage system While techno-progress can make life good, it still leaves unresolved the old riddle of progress with poverty — the more science and technology, the wider the gap in wealth and income, not […]
|January 9, 2007||Posted by Staff under Archive, Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Viewpoint A Paradigm for Sustainability by Richard Risemberg We talk about sustainable development, sustainable communities, cities that live, and such things, but what do we really know about creating a culture whose practices and predilections don’t overdraw the fund of […]
|December 31, 2006||Posted by Staff under Archive|
Patriotic Goal — Independence from Oil New Report: Two Billion Households Will Be Powered by Solar from Greenpeace. Two billion households worldwide could realistically be powered by solar energy by 2025, according to a joint report launched September 7, 2006, […]
|December 29, 2006||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Plentiful, and Cheap, and Proven Better Solar Power Hurray for solar energy and wind power! They are now substantially cheaper than burning oil. Here are excerpts from an interesting report appearing in the Guardian (UK). Scientists say the global energy […]
|December 8, 2006||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Natural Resources Are Important Forecasting Future World Energy Sources and Emissions While wind power, tidal and solar energy are the best and fastest growing energy sectors, worldwide transitions away from outdarted, polluting forms of energy can be slow. Here is […]
|November 17, 2004||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Energy Policy: Taking Strong Measures to Catch Up Spain Makes Solar Panels Mandatory in New Buildings We welcome improvements to energy policy — but why did the Spanish government make it mandatory? Is the private sector unwilling to move toward […]