Day: August 3, 2022

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Wind and Solar Are Saving Texans $20 Million a Day

By Mark Dyson RMI, Aug 3, 2022   In a year of record-high prices for fossil fuels, as lawmakers consider new policies that can help fight inflation, renewable energy is already helping to shield Americans from steep jumps in their electricity bills.   For example, in Texas, even as some observers have incorrectly blamed renewables for the state’s […]

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The Chips Act has a carbon dioxide removal Easter egg

By Lisa Martine Jenkins Protocol, Aug 3, 2022   While the $280 billion Chips Act is largely focused on bolstering the U.S. semiconductor industry, it could also be a game changer for carbon dioxide removal. Buried within the sprawling bill is an authorization for research into the technology that, while not proven at scale, could nevertheless play an […]

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Manchin-Schumer Proves the Power of The Swamp

By Robert Bryce Real Clear Energy, Aug 3, 2022   Never doubt the power of The Swamp.   That’s the apparent lesson to be learned from Senator Joe Manchin’s reversal on the energy-related provisions of the pending reconciliation bill. Last month, Manchin derailed the measure which included some $300 billion in energy-related provisions. Manchin was […]

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