A Really Big Wind Boondoggle

While Forbes magazine discussed the interesting, some might say questionable, politics behind the Block Island wind project, its economics are fascinating. Rhode Islanders will have the honor of paying twice as much for their electricity as do average Americans. The Continue reading A Really Big Wind Boondoggle

Latest on Biofuels

The Wall Street Journal had a glowing article about the latest development for using algae to produce ethanol. A casual reader would assume that the age of “algae” was at hand, possibly to replace the age of “oil”. The article Continue reading Latest on Biofuels