Articles

Search:  

Sort By:  TimeStamp   Title   Summary   Rating   Number of ratings   Hits   NumberOfComments  

Page 1 of 967
The Atlanta BeltLine: Transit That Travels in Circles The Atlanta BeltLine: Transit That Travels in Circles
Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE INTRODUCTION  It is difficult to separate good transportation policy from bad politics. Ideally logical transportation projects are also politically supported projects. Sometimes they are. Sometimes they are not. And sometimes it gets ugly.  Enter what is possibly the...
Not Yet Rated
Author: baruch.feigenbaum@reason.org (Baruch Feigenbaum)
6568 Hits, 573 Comments, Added On 9/29/2011 5:56:00 AM

Commute Time to Work Increasing Commute Time to Work Increasing
Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE The drive to work is getting longer. According to the American Community Survey, which is an annual survey produced by the Census, more than 86 percent of people commute by car and 76 percent commute alone. Four percent of people work at home and two percent commute by motorcycle,...
Not Yet Rated
Author: baruch.feigenbaum@reason.org (Baruch Feigenbaum)
1787 Hits, 14 Comments, Added On 10/3/2011 6:20:00 AM

Wind Power Can’t Cost-Effectively Be a Large Grid’s Main Source of Electricity Wind Power Can’t Cost-Effectively Be a Large Grid’s Main Source of Electricity
Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in...
Not Yet Rated
Author:
712 Hits, 6 Comments, Added On 10/3/2012 10:00:00 PM

Deregulation of Nuclear Power Saves Money and Reduces Pollution Deregulation of Nuclear Power Saves Money and Reduces Pollution
Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE “Deregulation, Consolidation, and Efficiency: Evidence from U.S. Nuclear Power,” a working paper out of Berkeley’s Energy Institute at Haas, finds that the deregulation of the nuclear industry in the ‘90s created a 10% increase in efficiency, which led to...
Not Yet Rated
Author: adam.peshek@reason.org (Adam Peshek)
1584 Hits, 1 Comments, Added On 8/3/2011 11:23:00 AM

Governments Combat Flood and Environment Problems They Created Governments Combat Flood and Environment Problems They Created
Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE The Climate Wire article “Slow Stirrings Among Conservatives on Adaption – Just Don’t Mention Climate Change” (July 28), discusses the growing trend among city planners to tip-toe around the word “global warming” to enact engineering plans to...
Not Yet Rated
Author: adam.peshek@reason.org (Adam Peshek)
1312 Hits, 1 Comments, Added On 8/2/2011 11:37:00 AM

U.S. Geological Survey Finds No Link Between Greenhouse Gases and Floods U.S. Geological Survey Finds No Link Between Greenhouse Gases and Floods
Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE A study released this week by scientists at the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) fails to find a link between greenhouse gas levels and flooding. E&E reports (subscription required): That is puzzling because scientists have long anticipated that as greenhouse gas concentrations...
Not Yet Rated
Author: adam.peshek@reason.org (Adam Peshek)
1312 Hits, 1 Comments, Added On 10/26/2011 7:56:00 AM

Evergreen Solar, or: Why Gov’t Should Get Out of Business and Learn to Love Capitalism Evergreen Solar, or: Why Gov’t Should Get Out of Business and Learn to Love Capitalism
Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE Evergreen Solar Inc., a green energy company that that received millions in state subsidies, announced Monday that it is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.  In its short existence, the company has gone from green enthusiast heartthrob, government-backed beneficiary, and,...
Not Yet Rated
Author: adam.peshek@reason.org (Adam Peshek)
2245 Hits, 2 Comments, Added On 8/22/2011 8:14:00 AM

Some Health Benefits of Ground-Level Ozone Some Health Benefits of Ground-Level Ozone
Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE For decades, environmentalists have been calling for drastic limits on ozone to protect public health. But the benefits of ground-level ozone are often ignored. In a recent paper, a team from the National Center for Atmospheric Research finds that efforts to reduce ozone emissions...
Not Yet Rated
Author: adam.peshek@reason.org (Adam Peshek)
1767 Hits, 1 Comments, Added On 9/23/2011 10:26:00 AM

Ozone Standards Not Scientific Either Ozone Standards Not Scientific Either
Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE In my commentary in today’s Washington Times, I argue that the EPA is using unnecessary, premature regulations that are costing industry billions of dollars:   EPA is under no obligation to develop new regulations at this time. The Clean Air Act - the legal basis for...
Not Yet Rated
Author: adam.peshek@reason.org (Adam Peshek)
1683 Hits, 0 Comments, Added On 8/19/2011 9:05:00 AM

A Smarter Way to "Green" Innovation A Smarter Way to "Green" Innovation
Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE In our op-ed on Forbes.com, Julian Morris and I argue that the federal government should end the practice of giving out risky loans in an attempt to spur innovation in the energy sector: Government shouldn’t be in the business of selecting winners and losers in business at...
Not Yet Rated
Author: adam.peshek@reason.org (Adam Peshek)
2084 Hits, 29 Comments, Added On 10/31/2011 11:39:00 AM

Page 1 of 967