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A Call to Action: Executive Summary by Herschel Specter President, RBR Consultants, Inc. mhspecter@verizon.net This report is a call to action, and it presents a multi-faceted national energy plan that would address the twin...
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Full Title: A Good Environment for Jobs     Author(s): Elizabeth A. Stanton and Matthew Taylor Publisher(s): Economics for Equity and the Environment Publication Date: 8/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): The U.S economy is entering its fourth year of...
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Full Title: A Practical Approach to Climate Change Author(s): Eli Lehrer Publisher(s): National Affairs Journal and R Street Institute Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Climate change resulting from human activity likely poses the...
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Last month, the National Alliance for Advanced Technology Batteries released “Distributed Energy Storage: Serving National Interests,” a white paper which outlines the benefits of distributed energy storage (DES) and its...
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Full Title: Advanced Appliance and Equipment Efficiency Standards Policy Brief Author(s): Jennifer Amann & Harvey Sachs Publisher(s): American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACCEEE) Publication Date: 07/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Appliance, equipment, and lighting...
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Full Title: Advanced Building Energy Codes Policy Brief Author(s): Harry Misuriello, Harvey Sachs, & Jennifer Amann Publisher(s): American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) Publication Date: 07/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Advanced building energy codes...
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Full Title: America's Energy Resurgence: Sustaining Success, Confronting Challenges Author(s): Bipartisan Policy Center's Strategic Energy Policy Initiative Publisher(s): Bipartisan Policy Center Publication Date: 2/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The Strategic Energy Policy Initiative, a project of...
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Full Title:  America’s (Amazingly) Good Energy News Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Natural Resources Defense Council Publication Date: 10/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  For decades, America’s energy news trended from bad to worse, beginning with the oil...
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Full Title: American Attitudes about Global Warming and Energy Policy Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Yale University and Associated Press Publication Date: 12/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): To gain a better understanding of the American public’s views on global...
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Full Title: American Energy Productivity: The Economic, Environmental and Security Benefits of Unlocking Energy Efficiency Author(s): Rhodium Group Publisher(s): Alliance to Save Energy Publication Date: 2/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Energy is essential to American...
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Full Title: An Energy Future Holdings Bankruptcy Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Texas Coalition for Affordable Power Publication Date: 3/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Energy Future Holdings (“EFH”), the state’s largest electric company, has declared bankruptcy. Energy Future...
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Oil prices are expected to average between $100 and $120/barrel in 2012. “Economists say they expect prices to remain high despite the relative weaknesses of the American and European economies...
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Full Title: At Wind Speed: How the U.S. Wind Industry is Rapidly Growing Our Local Economies Author(s): Hannah Druckenmiller Publisher(s): Natural Resources Defense Council Publication Date: 9/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): Over the last two decades, the U.S. wind...
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Full Title: Belt and Suspenders and More: The Incremental Impact of Energy Efficiency Subsidies in the Presence of Existing Policy Instruments Author(s): Sébastien Houde and Joseph E. Aldy Publisher(s): Resources for the Future Publication Date:...
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Full Title: Benefit-Cost Analysis For Distributed Energy Resources, A Framework for Accounting for All Relevant Costs and Benefits Author(s): Tim Woolf, Melissa Whited, Erin Malone, Tommy Vitolo, and Rick Hornby Publisher(s): Synapse Energy Economics, Inc. Publication Date: 9/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: Beyond the Congressional Budget Office:  The Additional Economic Effects of Immediately Opening Federal Lands to  Oil and Gas Leasing Author(s): Joseph R. Mason Publisher(s): Institute for Energy Research Publication Date: 2/2013 Full...
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Full Title: Big Green Bucket: Towards A Large-Scale Refinance Facility For Clean Energy Debt Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Bloomberg New Energy Finance Publication Date: 4/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Publicly-owned entities such as development banks, multilateral financial...
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Full Title: Boxer–Sanders Carbon Tax: Economic Impact Author(s): David W. Kreutzer and Kevin Dayaratna Publisher(s): The Heritage Foundation Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Senators Barbara Boxer (D–CA) and Bernie Sanders (I–VT) recently proposed the...
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In an August 5th op-ed, the New York Times’ Thomas Friedman urges America to “Get It Right On Gas.” While noting domestic natural gas development’s potential to address a host...
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Full Title: Carpe Diem: LNG Exports a Once-in-a-Generation Opportunity for America Author(s): America's Natural Gas Alliance (ANGA) Publisher(s): America's Natural Gas Alliance (ANGA) Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The United States can be...
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Full Title: Changing Markets Economic Opportunities from Lifting the U.S. Ban on Crude Oil Exports Author(s): Charles Ebinger and Heather L. Greenley Publisher(s): Brookings Institution Publication Date: 9/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): We drew on the expertise of...
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Full Title: Combined Heat and Power and Clean Distributed Energy Policies Author(s): Anna Chittum & R. Neal Elliott Publisher(s): American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy Publication Date: 05/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Combined heat and...
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Eastern Utah may see tar sand production begin later this year. A private company, the Alberta-based U.S. Oil Sands, has invested $6 million since 2005 to test the oil sands...
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[Note: The statements below are intended solely to stimulate discussion among the Expert community, and do not represent the position of OurEnergyPolicy.org. Text in italics indicates clarification or expansion.] There is...
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[Note: The text below is intended solely to stimulate discussion among the Expert community, and does not represent the position of OurEnergyPolicy.org or affiliated individuals.] The U.S. is at an energy...
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[Note: The statements below are intended solely to stimulate discussion among the Expert community, and do not represent the position of OurEnergyPolicy.org. Text in italics indicates clarification or expansion.] The U.S....
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Full Title: Distance Driven and Economic Activity in the Individual U.S. States: 1997-2011 Author(s): Michael Sivak Publisher(s): University of Michigan, Transportation Research Institute Publication Date: 9/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: During these times of heightened concern...
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Full Title: Do Oil Shocks Drive Business Cycles? Some U.S. and International Evidence Author(s): Kristie M. Engemann  Kevin L. Kliesen and Michael T. Owyang Publisher(s): Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Publication Date:...
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Recent increases in U.S. natural gas and oil production – increases dramatic enough to drive speculation about and calls for U.S. exports of these resources – have brought the prospect...
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Full Title: Don't Blame the Physical Markets: Financialization is the Root Cause of Oil and Commodity Price Volatility Author(s): United Nations Conference on Trade and Development Publisher(s): United Nations Conference on Trade...
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Full Title: Drivers of the US CO2 emissions 1997–2013 Author(s): Kuishuang Feng, Steven J. Davis, Laixiang Sun1,and Klaus Hubacek Publisher(s): Nature Magazine Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Fossil fuel CO2 emissions in the...
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Full Title: Economic Impacts of Advanced Energy: U.S. and Global Market Size, Economic Impact, Tax Revenue Generation, Key Trends, and Representative Companies Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Navigant Consulting Publication Date: 12/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Advanced Energy...
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Last year, significant growth in natural gas production combined with low demand – due to a warm winter – caused natural gas prices to plummet below US$2 per thousand cubic...
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In a Yardeni Research blog post highlighted by an article in the New York Times, economist Ed Yardeni argued that rising oil prices “may actually be good for the stock...
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Full Title: Effects of a Carbon Tax on the Economy and the Environment Author(s): Congressional Budget Office Publisher(s): Congressional Budget Office Publication Date: 5/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Lawmakers could increase federal revenues and encourage  reductions...
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Full Title: Energy Bills Strain Louisiana Seniors' Budgets Author(s): Eugene M. Trisko Publisher(s): 60 Plus Association Publication Date: 1/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Low‐ and fixed‐income seniors are among the most vulnerable to electric rate and other energy price...
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Full Title: Energy Emergence: Rebound & Backfire as Emergent Phenomena Author(s): Jesse Jenkins, Ted Nordhaus and Michael Shellenberger Publisher(s): Breakthrough Institute Publication Date: 2/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Energy efficiency is widely viewed as an inexpensive way...
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Full Title: Energy Works for US Author(s): U.S. Chamber of Commerce Publisher(s): U.S. Chamber of Commerce Publication Date: 12/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  The Energy Works for US plan is an actionable path forward toward...
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Full Title: Ensuring New Infrastructure is Climate-Smart Author(s): James Rydge, Michael Jacobs and Ilmi Granof Publisher(s): The New Climate Economy Publication Date: 10/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): About US$90 trillion in infrastructure investment is needed...
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Full Title: EPA’s 111(d) Clean Power Plan Could Increase Energy Efficiency Impacts, Net Benefits, and Total Value Author(s): David Pickles, Bill Prindle, Chris MacCracken, Steven Fine, and Phil Mihlmester Publisher(s): ICF International Publication Date: 10/2014 Full...
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Full Title: GDP, Consumption, Jobs, and Costs: Tracking the Effects of Energy Policy Author(s): Alan J. Krupnick and David McLaughlin Publisher(s): Resources for the Future Publication Date: 5/2011 Language: English Length: 32 pages, PDF Full Text:...
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Full Title: Global Capital Confidence Barometer: Growing Forward - An imperative to act: seizing first-mover advantage as confidence returns Author(s): Andy Brogan, Pip McCrostle Publisher(s): Ernst & Young Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Our...
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With oil playing such an important role in transportation, energy, and manufacturing worldwide, supply disruptions pose a serious threat to the global economy and political stability. Earlier this year, the...
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Full Title: Greener Reality: Jobs, Skills, and Equity in a Cleaner U.S. Economy Author(s): Sarah White, Laura Dresser and Joel Rogers Publisher(s): Center on Wisconsin Strategy, University of Wisconsin-Madison Publication Date: 12/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: Historical Oil Shocks Author(s): James D. Hamilton Publisher(s): Handbook of Major Events in Economic History Publication Date: 2/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This paper surveys the history of the oil industry with a particular...
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House leadership is planning a vote this week on a bill to expand leasing for offshore drilling, the “Congressional Replacement of President Obama's Energy-Restricting and Job-Limiting Offshore Drilling Plan” (H.R....
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Full Title: Hydraulic Fracturing on Federal and Indian Lands: An Analysis of the Bureau of Land Management's Revised Proposed Rule Author(s): Molly Feiden, Madeline Gottlieb, Alan Krupnick &  Nathan D. Richardson Publisher(s):...
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Full Title: Infrastructure Investment Creates American Jobs Author(s): Lukas Brun, G. Jason Jolley, Andrew Hull, and Stacey Frederick Publisher(s): Duke University: Center Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Federal investment...
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Full Title: Investing in Mexico's Energy Infrastructure: Renewable Energy and Cross-Border Prospects Author(s): Peter K. Nance Publisher(s): ICF International Publication Date: 9/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The current power trade between the United States and Mexico is relatively...
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Full Title: Investing in the Clean Trillion: Closing The Clean Energy Investment Gap Author(s): Mark Fulton and Reid Capalino Publisher(s): Ceres Publication Date: 1/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This Ceres report provides 10 recommendations for investors, companies and...
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Full Title: Jobs and Economic Benefits of Midstream Infrastructure Development: US Economic Impacts Through 2035 Author(s): Black and Veatch Publisher(s): INGAA Publication Date: 2/2012 Length: 57 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): The purpose of this study is to estimate the...
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The Wall Street Journal is reporting that the Obama Administration has decided to defer its decision on the Keystone XL pipeline until after the 2012 election. The decision came through...
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Full Title: Macroeconomic Impacts of LNG Exports from the United States Author(s):  W. David Montgomery,  Robert Baron,  Paul Bernstein,  Sugandha D. Tuladhar, Shirley Xiong, and Mei Yuan Publisher(s): NERA Economic Consulting Publication Date: 12/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: At the request...
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Full Title: Making Sustainable Energy Choices Author(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Publisher(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Energy heats and lights our homes, fuels our vehicles, and...
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Full Title: Mitigating Natural Gas Use in the Electricity Sector: Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency, and the Role of States in Implementing the Clean Power Plan Author(s): Alison Cassady Publisher(s): Center for American...
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Full Title: Moving to a Low-Carbon Economy: The Financial Impact of the Low- Carbon Transition Author(s): David Nelson, Morgan Hervé-Mignucci, Andrew Goggins, Sarah Jo Szambelan, and Julia Zuckerman Publisher(s): Climate Policy Initiative Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): A major concern...
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Full Title: Natural Gas and Reliability Author(s): America's Natural Gas Alliance (ANGA) Publisher(s): America's Natural Gas Alliance (ANGA) Publication Date: 05/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The electric utility industry, regulators and policymakers know that we...
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President Obama sent his requested FY2013 budget to Congress Monday, and requested, among other energy-related items, significant increases to energy R&D, renewable energy investments, and energy efficiency programs. From the...
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Full Title: Oil and gas revenue allocation for local governments in eight states Author(s): Daniel Raimi and Richard G. Newell Publisher(s): Duke University Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Our second report provides detailed analysis of how revenue...
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Full Title: Optimizing US Crude Oil Trade Policy Author(s): William Collins-Dean, Maggie King, Dylan Lukes, and Ben Zhang Publisher(s): University of Chicago Publication Date: 2/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): We develop a model that determines whether US...
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Update: See a video recording of the event here OurEneryPolicy.org’s high-level panel discussion, moderated by Chief National Correspondent for the Fox News Channel Jim Angle, and featuring James Connaughton, General James...
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Full Title: Policy Drivers for Improving Electricity End-Use Efficiency in the U.S.:  An Economic-Engineering Analysis Author(s): Yu Wang and Marilyn A. Brown Publisher(s): Georgia Institute of Technology Publication Date: 2/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This paper...
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Full Title: Positive Energy Trends Bode Well for U.S. Security and the Economy Author(s): National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) Publisher(s): National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The United States...
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Full Title: Powering Down: How Washington's Ozone Plan Will Snuff Out Ohio's Economic Recovery Author(s): The Center for Regulatory Solutions Publisher(s): The Center for Regulatory Solutions Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Obama...
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Full Title: Restoring American Energy Innovation Leadership: Report Card, Challenges, and Opportunities Author(s): American Energy Innovation Council Publisher(s): Bipartisan Policy Center Publication Date: 02/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): America’s competitive advantage is a tireless dedication to...
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Full Title: Revitalizing Appalachia: How Congress Can Correct Distortions in the Coal Market and Invest in Struggling Coal Communities Author(s): Gov. Ted Strickland, Greg Dotson, and Matt Lee-Ashley Publisher(s): Center for American Progress Publication...
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Full Title: Slamming the Brakes: How Washington's Ozone Plan Will Hurt the Colorado Economy and Make Traffic Worse Author(s): The Center for Regulatory Solutions Publisher(s): The Center for Regulatory Solutions Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: Southwest Multi-State Rail Planning Study, Technical Background Report Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): United States Department of Transportation Publication Date: 9/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Southwest Multi-State Rail Planning Study (SW Study) is the first...
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Full Title: State of Energy 2014 Report, An In-Depth Analysis of the Oil and Gas Industry Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Texas Independent Producers and Royalty Owners Association Publication Date: 6/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Texas Independent Producers...
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Full Title: Stranded Oil and Gas Assets—Is the Wolf at the  Door or Waiting in the Forest? Author(s): Duncan Rotherham, James D. Brown, and Jennifer Suke Publisher(s): ICF International Publication Date: 9/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Corporate...
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Full Title: Summary: North American 2014 HFC Submission to the Montreal Protocol Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): United States Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date: 9/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The North American amendment proposal is a starting point...
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Earlier this year the U.S. imposed tariffs on Chinese solar products after the U.S. Commerce Department deemed that China provided Chinese solar panel manufacturers unfair subsidies, resulting in artificially low...
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Full Title: The Department of the Interior's Economic Contributors: Fiscal Year 2011 Author(s): U.S. Department of the Interior Publisher(s): U.S. Department of the Interior Publication Date: 7/2012 Length: 225 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): The Department of the Interior...
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Full Title: The Economic and Tax Revenue Impact of Coal Industry Activity in Nebraska: Final Report Author(s): Eric Thompson Publisher(s): University of Nebraska—Lincoln Publication Date: 3/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Nebraska businesses and households are actively involved in...
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Full Title: The Economic Benefits of Investing in Clean Energy: How the economic stimulus program and new legislation can boost U.S. economic growth and employment Author(s): R. Pollin, J. Heintz, H....
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Full Title: The Economic Benefits of Military Biofuels Author(s): Joel S. Yudken Publisher(s): High Road Strategies Publication Date: 11/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: E2 supports the development of an American advanced biofuels industry as a key...
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Full Title: The Economic Benefits of the North American Rare Earths Industry Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): American Chemistry Council Publication Date: 4/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- The rare earth industry is essential to the North American economy. The...
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Full Title: The Economic Impact of the Coal Industry in Pennsylvania Author(s): Pennsylvania Economy League of Greater Pittsburgh Publisher(s): The Pennsylvania Coal Alliance Publication Date: 3/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- The Pennsylvania Coal Alliance is committed...
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Full Title: The Economic Impacts of the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative on Ten Northeast and Mid-Atlantic States Author(s): Paul Hibbard, Susan F. Tierney, Andrea M. Okie and Pavel G. Darling Publisher(s): Analysis...
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Full Title: The Economics of Fuel Economy Standards versus Feebates Author(s): Kenneth Gillingham Publisher(s): National Energy Policy Institute Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Fuel economy standards are the workhorse of U.S. policy to reduce...
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Full Title: The Energy Efficiency and Productivity Benefits of Smart Appliances and ICT-Enabled Networks: An Initial Assessment Author(s): John A. “Skip” Laitner, Matthew T. McDonnell, and Karen Ehrhardt-Martinez Publisher(s): American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy Publication...
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The Energy Xchange is an educational initiative to promote understanding of the changing energy realities of the 21st Century and the opportunities and risks they present for the economy, national...
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Full Title: The Executive Branch and National Energy Policy: Time for Renewal Author(s): Bipartisan Policy Center's Strategic Energy Policy Initiative Publisher(s): Bipartisan Policy Center Publication Date: 11/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The recommendations the Strategic Energy...
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Full Title: The Future of the Utility Industry and the Role of Energy Efficiency Author(s): Steven Nadel and Garrett Herndon Publisher(s): American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy Publication Date: 6/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This study estimates future...
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According to a national survey of energy professionals jointly prepared by Sandia National Laboratories and OurEnergyPolicy.org, U.S. energy policy should simultaneously pursue energy supply security, economic outcomes, and minimized environmental...
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Full Title: The Goals of Energy Policy: Professional Perspectives on Energy Security, Economics, and the Environment Author(s): Matt Jordan, Dawn Manley, Valeria Peters, and Ron Stoltz Publisher(s): Sandia National Laboratory and OurEnergyPolicy.org Publication Date: 9/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description...
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Full Title: The Impact of Wind Development on County-Level Income and Employment: A Review of Methods and an Empirical Analysis Author(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory Publisher(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory Publication Date: 9/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The economic development...
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Keystone XL has been called the world's best known pipeline that has not been built. Controversy over the pipeline itself has largely subsided but this project linking the oil sands...
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Full Title: The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative: Performance To-Date and the Path Ahead Author(s): Peter Shattuck Publisher(s): ENE Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- During five plus years of operations, RGGI has helped Northeast and...
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Full Title: The Social Costs of Carbon? No, the Social Benefits of Carbon Author(s): Management Information Services, Inc. Publisher(s): American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity Publication Date: 1/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  This report analyzes the impacts...
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Full Title: Trends and Super Cycles in Crude Oil and Coal Prices Author(s): Abdel M. Zellou and  John T. Cuddington Publisher(s): Colorado School of Mines Publication Date: 9/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This paper uses the band-pass filter approach of...
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Full Title: Two degrees of separation: ambition and reality, Low Carbon Economy Index 2014 Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP Publication Date: 9/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The PwC Low Carbon Economy Index (LCEI) calculates the rate of...
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According to data collected and reported by Bloomberg News, the “U.S. is the closest it has been in almost 20 years to achieving energy self-sufficiency”. In the first 10 months...
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Full Title: U.S. Energy Policy: A Call to Action Author(s): Herschel Specter Publisher(s): RBR Consultants, Inc. Publication Date: 1/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The United States faces enormous energy related challenges. By many measures - a...
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Full Title: U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Recent Trends and Factors Author(s): Jonathan L. Ramseur Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service (CRS) Publication Date: 11/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): On June 25, 2013, President Obama affirmed his commitment...
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Full Title: U.S. Solar Market Insight Report: 2014 Year in Review, Executive Summary Author(s): Shayle Kann, MJ Shiao, Cory Honeyman, Nicole Litvak, Jade Jones, Leandra Cooper, Tom Kimbis, Justin Baca, Shawn...
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Full Title: Updated Macroeconomic Impacts of LNG Exports from the United States Author(s): Robert Baron, Paul Bernstein, W. David Montgomery, and Sugandha D. Tuladhar Publisher(s): NERA Economic Consulting Publication Date: 3/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): NERA Economic Consulting (NERA) was...
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Full Title: US Crude Oil Export Decision, Assessing the impact of the export ban and free trade on the US economy Author(s): Mohsen Bonakdarpour, Sandeep Sayal, Curtis Smith, and Jamie Webster Publisher(s): IHS Economics Publication Date: 6/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Please, no more talk of green jobs. Or climate change. Let’s discuss our economic and environmental policies without euphemism, describing current and potential calamity in plain English, like Joe Romm,...
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Last week, House and Senate Appropriations Committees approved separate and distinct versions of a Fiscal Year 2013 Energy and Water Development appropriations bill. The legislation sets spending levels for DOE,...
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Full Title: Where the Jobs Are: Small Businesses Unleash America’s Energy Employment Boom Author(s): Mark P. Mills Publisher(s): Manhattan Institute Publication Date: 2/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): America continues to suffer from a post–World War II record slow...
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Full Title: World Energy Resources, 2013 Survey Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): World Energy Council Publication Date: 1/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The 2013 report covers all fossil resources (coal, oil, both conventional and unconventional and gas, both conventional and...
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