Energy/Environment Energy Voices

  • Is hard-to-reach energy slowing down economic growth?

    Since the early 20th Century, the amount of energy required to produce new energy has skyrocketed. That puts a drag on the economy, Cobb writes, as more and more resources are devoted to keeping up with energy demand.

  • BP Gulf oil spill anniversary comes with new regulations

    Five years after the deadly Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, the Obama administration is out with new regulations on offshore drilling. The hope is to prevent future catastrophe, but environmentalists say offshore drilling still isn't worth the risks to ocean life.

  • How global energy is getting cleaner

    Decarbonization trends and new technologies indicate we can land at a reasonable climate future with very modest costs and profound benefits, writes Hal Harvey of Energy Innovation.

April 20, 2015

Photos of the Day 04/20

A stuntman performs while riding a car inside the 'Well of Death' attraction during a fair in Bhaktapur, Nepal on Monday.

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