Climate and Energy

 

USA TodayThe Climate Wars Are Over, December 2, 2015

New York Daily News, For the Climate, Save New York Power Plants, December 8, 2015

New York Times: Global Warming Scare Tactics,” April 8, 2014

New York Times: The Problem with Energy Efficiency,” October 8, 2014

Elon Musk and the myth of the Lone Inventor,” May 30, 2013

It’s Not About the Climate,” The Breakthrough, April 29, 2013

Wall Street Journal: Going Green? Then Go Nuclear,

Yale e360: Beyond Cap and Trade, A New Path to Clean Energy, 2012

Washington Post, “A Boom in Shale Gas? Credit the Feds,” December, 2011

Wall Street Journal, Forget the U.N. Climate Convention, Rethink Innovation Instead, November 2010

Big Picture – Long

John Asafu-Adjaye et al., An Ecomodernist Manifesto, April 2015

Uniting a Fractured Republic: Pragmatism, Innovation, and the Shale Gas Revolution,” November 7, 2012.

The American, “Lessons from the Shale Gas Revolution,” , February 22, 2012

Investigation Finds Decades of Government Funding Behind Shale Gas Revolution,” The Breakthrough, December 20, 2011.

Climate Pragmatism, Breakthrough, July 2011

The Long Death of Environmentalism, Speech at Yale University, February 2011

Why Climate Science Divides Us But Energy Technology Unites Us,” speech at the National Institutes of Standards and Technology, January 6, 2011

New Republic, Green Jobs for Janitors, October 6, 2010

Post-Partisan Power: How a Limited and Direct Approach to Energy Innovation Can Deliver Clean Cheap Energy, Economic Productivity, and National Prosperity, ” Breakthrough Institute, October 2010

Democracy Journal: Scrap Kyoto,” June 2008

New Republic: The Green Bubble: Why Environmentalism Keeps Imploding,” May 2009

Harvard Law & Policy Review: Fast, Clean, & Cheap: Cutting Global Warming’s Gordian Knot,” January 2008

New Republic: Second Life: A Manifesto for a New Environmentalism, October 2007

The Death of Environmentalism: Global Warming in a Post Environmental October 2004

Nuclear

How to Advance Nuclear, The Breakthrough, July 18, 2013

Financial Times, Fukushima & the Green Case for Nuclear

Slate: The Fukushima Question

The Atlantic: Nuclear as Usual: Why Fukushima Will Change Less Than You Think

The Great Green Meltdown, The Breakthrough November 13, 2013

Climate Skeptics Against Global Warming,” The Breakthrough, September 26, 2013

Natural Gas

President Obama, Coal KillerThe Breakthrough, July 3, 2013

Washington Monthly, On President Obama’s Climate Speech, June 24, 2013

San Francisco Chronicle: Apocalypse is a Myth, , June 9, 2013

Fractivists for Global Warming,” The Breakthrough, March 6, 2013

Gas Crushes Coal,”The Breakthrough, February 22, 2013

Energy Efficiency

New York Times, The Problem with Energy Efficiency, New York Times, October 8, 2014

Energy Emergence: Rebound and Backfire as Emergent Phenomena, The Breakthrough, February 17, 2011

Slate: The Revolution Will Not Be Patented,” Slate, April 2010

Yale e360, “Freeing Energy Policy From The Climate Change Debate,” , March 2010

Jesse Jenkins, Michael Shellenberger and Ted Nordhaus, “How Emissions Decline in the Real World,” The Breakthrough, April 10, 2012

Michael Shellenberger and Ted Nordhaus, “Why Japan Disowned Kyoto,” The Breakthrough, December 2010

International

Climate Realpolitik and the End of Postcolonialism,” Breakthrough Institute, December 2009

Contrivance in CopenhagenThe Breakthrough, December 2009

Innovation

Michael Shellenberger and Ted Nordhaus, “What the U.N. Can Learn from Google,” San Francisco Chronicle, December 2007

Creative Destruction of Climate Economics,” The Breakthrough, Spring 2012

San Francisco Chronicle, “Is Government a Lousy Venture Capitalist?” , March 6, 2012