Apparently exportingsomething America has in abundance creates economic value — in this case, natural gas, not wheat (but that would be obvious). And the more of it you export, the more money you can make. And apparently in Washington D.C. this is “breaking news.”
Nature happens. So you plan for it. New York’s Governor Cuomo agrees and laid out the case in an OpEd, We Will Lead on Climate Change, in the New York Daily News.
We welcome the IEA to the community of experts noticing the energy world has changed.
You can’t escape the irony. Ohio is doing better. Jobs are coming back and they are energy jobs. No, not from wind, battery and electric cars, but from oil and gas. Ohio is already well along its way to a jobs recovery in large measure from a hydrocarbon boom.
Presidents may not be able to keep the seas from rising, or persuade Congress to go along with their favorite policies. But presidents can lower the cost of gasoline. Whoever becomes president after November 6th can, with the stroke of a pen, drive the price of oil down. For proof we have two facts that…
It’s a sad day for enthusiasts of electric cars and the idea of government-sponsored industrial policy. A123 [NASDAQ:AONE], the storied MIT-spinout and lithium battery maker filed for bankruptcy today.