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Jul 10 2017 | YouTube | Posted In: Press
Lynn Orr of Stanford's School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences and Alice Hill of the Hoover Institution spoke at SVES 2017 on what to expect from the Trump administration on energy and environment. California artist and talkshow host Michael Killen asks the two speakers what they...
Jun 26 2017 | Forbes | Posted In: Press
Do U.S. benefits from fracking shale oil and gas outweigh the environmental costs? That was the topic of the annual lunchtime debate at PEEC's Silicon Valley Energy Summit. The environmental benefits of fracking outweigh the environmental costs, without even considering the economic and national...
Apr 21 2017 | PolicyEd Website | Posted In: News
Using energy more efficiently has had more of an effect on our energy consumption than all of the growth in clean energy. For more information, pick up a copy of Energy Efficiency: Building a Clean, Secure Economy, by James L. Sweeney.
Mar 3 2017 | The Sacramento Bee | Posted In: Press
California has built up an excess of electricity-generation capacity in the years following the crisis of 2000-01, the Los Angeles Times recently reported. Some have sought to justify this as insurance against more shortages and blackouts.
Dec 6 2016 | Yale Climate Connections | Posted In: Press
Continued progress in energy efficiency is the most important element for California’s very ambitions climate law to succeed, James Sweeney explains in a brief article and podcast.