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Failure to Yield (2009)
High and Dry: Why Genetic Engineering Is Not Solving Agriculture's Drought Problem in a Thirsty World (2012)
No Sure Fix: Prospects for Reducing Nitrogen Fertilizer Pollution through Genetic Engineering (2009)
3 Takeaways from the Latest Solar Results
Photo: publicsource.org The official industry solar results for 2017 have just been released, and as always there’s a lot to process. Here are three takeaways that jump out. 1. Annual solar...
4 Happy Thoughts about the Trump Solar Tariffs
Photo: U.S. Air Force/Jennifer Green-Lanchoney I’ve talked about the man y problems with President Trump’s recent decision to tax imports of solar cells and modules . I’m an optimist by nature,...
The Facts About Trump’s Solar Tariffs – Who Gets Hurt? Who Gets Helped?
Credit: Used with permission from publicsource.org The solar-related shoe we’ve been expecting has finally dropped: President Trump recently announced new taxes on imported solar cells and modules ...
Your Home vs. Winter: Let these “Game of Thrones” Quotes Be Your Guide
Photo: Norbert Stoop For fans of HBO’s A Game of Thrones , the phrase “Winter is Coming” may evoke a myriad of feelings—anticipation, dread, ( déjà vu ),… For those of us in many parts of the US,...
Clean Energy Leadership: Next Steps for Massachusetts
iStock.com/R-J-Seymour In 2016, the Massachusetts legislature laid the groundwork for important progress on clean energy with the passing of the Energy Diversity Act . But now it’s 2018, and...
Clean Energy in 2018: Here’s What to Expect
While the year 2017 is one I don’t mind seeing in the rear view mirror (and I’ve got colleagues that would agree ), in the field of clean energy we made a whole lot o’ progress. A new year, if I’ve...
The Next Big Step in Massachusetts Offshore Wind: The Bids are in
Something big to celebrate in the world of US offshore wind as 2017 winds down: We’ve just hit the deadline for proposals to build the first projects in response to Massachusetts’ pioneering 2016...
The Future of Solar is in the President’s Hands. It *Should* Be an Easy Call
Photo: used with permission from publicsource.org The saga of the would-be solar tariffs that just about nobody wants is continuing, and I can’t help but be struck by the disconnect between some of...
Why You Shouldn’t Feel Bad About Recycling Old Appliances
Let’s face it: Deep down inside you, or maybe much closer to the surface, you’ve been wanting a new refrigerator, dishwasher, washer, or dryer. You’ve had your eye on that sweet little white/black/...
Which States are Most Energy-Efficient? Here are the Latest Results
Autumn makes me think of leaves colored orange and amber and red, of the smell of cinnamon and nutmeg wafting from a range of desserts… and of states vying for top honors in the annual state ranking...