By Ashe Schow | 10/24/13 06:43 PM
Well, this is awkward. An auction in Colorado for the right to build solar energy plants produced no bids, according to the Denver Post. "We are going to have to regroup and figure out what didn't work," Maryanne Kurtinaitis, renewable energy program manager for the federal Bureau of Land...
By Ashe Schow | 10/24/13 02:19 PM
Former Vice President Al Gore believes there is a “carbon bubble” and that the bubble is about to burst, so people should stop investing in coal and oil.
By Ashe Schow | 10/24/13 12:11 PM
Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Calif., took the creators of the flailing Healthcare.gov website to task Thursday, saying it was a “lame excuse” for them to blame the website’s glitches on “unexpected volumes” of traffic. Speaking at the House Energy and Commerce committee’s hearing about the...
By Ashe Schow | 10/23/13 05:01 PM
Former Vice President Al Gore participated in an “Ask Me Anything” -- a town-hall style discussion -- on Reddit on Wednesday, but not everyone who participated asked serious questions.
By Ashe Schow | 10/23/13 04:01 PM
Democratic National Committee Chairman Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Florida dodged questions Tuesday about whether she would support delaying Obamacare's individual mandate if Healthcare.gov isn't fixed by March 31, 2014, when open enrollment ends. Speaking with MSNBC's Chuck Todd on “The...
By Ashe Schow | 10/23/13 11:45 AM
Florida Republican Sen. Marco Rubio plans to introduce a bill that would delay Obamacare's individual mandate until the multiple problems in the program's Healthcare.gov website are fixed. Rubio told Fox News' Bill O'Reilly on Tuesday that he is introducing the bill Monday because it is unfair...
By Ashe Schow | 10/22/13 04:16 PM
Owners of an Eastern Kentucky coal-fired power plant would rather shut its doors than comply with new Environmental Protection Agency regulations, according to Kentucky Power President Greg Pauley. "I have to look for what's appropriate," Pauley said. "Not only for the operating of the plant,...
By Ashe Schow | 10/22/13 01:46 PM
Pity Jason Furman, chairman of the president's Council of Economic Advisers, because he has the difficult job of spinning month after month of mediocre jobs reports. And it seems he has run out of adjectives. “While job growth remained solid in September, there is no question that the...
By Ashe Schow | 10/22/13 12:09 PM
Lawmakers from 16 southern states have drafted a resolution supporting the coal industry in response to the Environmental Protection Agency's perceived “war on coal.”
By Ashe Schow | 10/21/13 05:21 PM
President Obama's speech from the Rose Garden on Monday sounded more like an insurance commercial than a speech. To that end, here are five insurance slogans adapted for Obamacare: 1. Obamacare Farm Insurance Company 2. Obamaco 3. Obama's Life Insurance 4. Obamacarestate 5. Obamacare...
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