Did Energy Efficiency Kill the Keystone XL Pipeline?

Environmental activists are patting themselves on the back following President Barack Obama’s decision to reject the Keystone XL Pipeline last week. And they have good reason to do so. The sophisticated campaign strategy employed by 350.org and others will go down in the history books and no doubt be emulated by other environmental and social … [Read more...]

Great Energy News: What’s America’s Most Productive, Cost-Effective Resource?

As we near the 40th anniversary of the first OPEC oil embargo, which plunged the United States into a historic energy crisis, NRDC is issuing its first annual energy and environment report. It shows that our overall energy status has never been stronger in terms of both reliability and national security. Despite America’s (Amazingly) Good Energy … [Read more...]