Black Conservatives Say Al Gore 'Made A Living Peddling Lies' About Global Warming

Energy | Andrew Follett
LE BOURGET near PARIS, FRANCE - DECEMBER 7, 2015 : American politician and environmentalist Al Gore at the Paris COP21, United nations conference on climate change. (Shutterstock/Frederic Legrand - COMEO )

‘Gore simply doesn’t practice what he preaches’

Solar Companies Using '2008 Sub-Prime Lender' Tactics To Sell Panels

Energy | Andrew Follett
Solar Panels - Background (Shutterstock/ Lightboxx)

‘Find seniors or low income vulnerable populations’

One Stat Shows America's Shift From Manufacturing Cars To Manufacturing Nerds

Business | Eric Lieberman
Todd Fisher hugs an R2-D2 robot near an empty chair for his late sister, actress Carrie Fisher. [Photo: DAVID MCNEW/AFP/Getty Images]

‘Employment effects of robots are most pronounced in manufacturing’

Tech Guru Breaks From The Pack, Says Automation Will Create MORE Jobs

Business | Eric Lieberman
Marc Andreessen, co-founder and partner of Andreessen Horowitz, speaks during the panel discussion "In Tech We Trust? A Debate with Peter Thiel and Marc Andreessen" at the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California April 29, 2013. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

‘a recurring panic’

Liberal Economists Say $4 Trillion Tax Is Needed To Stop Global Warming

Energy | Andrew Follett
Woman setting American one dollar bill on fire (Shutterstock/Alan Bailey)

‘Foster growth in an equitable way’

Study: Robots Actually Hurt Wages, Stoke Pay Inequality

US | Eric Lieberman
Robots weld the bodies of Porsche Macan SUVs at the new Porsche Macan factory at the Porsche plant on February 11, 2014. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

‘Employment effects of robots are most pronounced in manufacturing’

Is America Too Good At Fracking?

Energy | Andrew Follett
A WPX Energy natural gas drilling rig north of Parachute, Colorado, December 9, 2014. The economy of Parachute, with a current population of approximately 1000 people, was devastated when thousands of workers lost their jobs on "Black Sunday" in 1982, after Exxon terminated the Colony Shale Oil Project. The current rise of hydraulic fracking in natural gas retrieval has given a cautious hope to the town's inhabitants, who know market demand and price can effect their local economy. (Reuters/Jim Urquhart)

‘Investors right now across the board just hate natural gas’

Green Group Flew 50 Kids To D.C. To Brainstorm How To Reduce CO2 Emissions

Energy | Andrew Follett
Varshini Prakash of the Divestment Student Network leads chants of "I believe that we will win" during the 'Our Generation, Our Choice' protest near the White House in downtown Washington November 9, 2015. The Monday march to highlight race, climate, and immigration issues was timed to mark exactly one year until the 2016 U.S. presidential election, according to protesters. (REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst)

‘Climate movement that’s concerned about racial justice’

CPAC Panel: End The Subsidies For Solar, They 'Only Help The Rich'

Energy | Andrew Follett
Money home with solar panel concept (Shutterstock/Fabio Berti)

‘We’re using tax dollars to subsidize rich people’

Fracking Gives Average Local Household $1,900 In Benefits Says Study

Energy | Andrew Follett
Landscape image of a oil well pumpjack wiith an early morning golden sunrise and American USA red White and Blue Flag background. (Shutterstock/James BO Insogna)

They get a 10 percent increase in employment too…

A Wave Of New Fracking Is About To Hit Appalachia

Energy | Andrew Follett
A WPX Energy natural gas drilling rig north of Parachute, Colorado, December 9, 2014. The economy of Parachute, with a current population of approximately 1000 people, was devastated when thousands of workers lost their jobs on "Black Sunday" in 1982, after Exxon terminated the Colony Shale Oil Project. The current rise of hydraulic fracking in natural gas retrieval has given a cautious hope to the town's inhabitants, who know market demand and price can effect their local economy. (Reuters/Jim Urquhart)

‘The energy renaissance that’s transforming our nation’

Economists: Fracking Created 4.6 Million Jobs And $3.5 Trillion In New Wealth

Energy | Andrew Follett
Oil worker in orange uniform and helmet on of background the pump jack and sunset sky. (Shutterstock.com/ded pixto)

That’s about 2.3 million new jobs a year.

Washington State Is About To Vote On First US Carbon Tax

Energy | Andrew Follett
Burning dollars banknotes (Shutterstock/Jag_cz)

It will harm the poorest members of society the most

Solar Lobbyist Whines His Subsidized Panels Aren't Cost Effective Anymore

Energy | Andrew Follett
Solar Panels (Shutterstock/Lightboxx)

‘Total shock’ about solar subsidy cuts announced months in advance

Paris Just Rolled Back Its Carbon Tax

Energy | Andrew Follett
Coal price in dollar terms (Shutterstock/V_Lisovoy)

Carbon taxes disproportionately hurt the poor

Obama's Energy Plan Will Cost The Poor Billions To Stop 0.019 Degrees Of Global Warming

Energy | Andrew Follett
US President Barack Obama and Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton walk off Air Force One in Charlotte, North Carolina, on July 5, 2016 to attend a Clinton campaign event.NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images

Environmental regs do more damage to the average person than the worst case global warming scenarios

France Abandons Plans For A Carbon Tax

Energy | Andrew Follett
Coal price in dollar terms (Shutterstock/V_Lisovoy)

Opposition to the tax was due to ‘concerns about employment, legal difficulties and security of supply’

Maine Is About To Slash Its Solar Subsidies

Energy | Andrew Follett
Money home with solar panel concept (Shutterstock/Fabio Berti)

‘Makes no financial sense’

Here's Why Hillary's 'Half A Billion' Solar Panels Plan Will INCREASE Energy Prices

Energy | Andrew Follett
U.S. Secretary of State Clinton attends a news conference in Beijing

‘Think of it as a reverse Robin Hood scheme’

California Dem: Our Global Warming Plans Devastate The Poor

Energy | Andrew Follett
Expensive electricity savings and green energy poverty (Shutterstock/alexkich)

‘High electric rates have destroyed jobs and are a huge burden for poor people’