Posts by Alex Epstein

Power Surge: Rising Fossil Fuels and a Decline in Presidential Conduct

[audio: http://industrialprogress.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Power-Surge-201406161.mp3] Click here to Play or Save this Episode On today’s Power Surge, Steffen Henne and I talk about rising oil demand in the US, the record growth of coal use in the world, and a recent graduation speech by President Obama at UC Irvine in which he continues to dismiss opponents of his […]

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Power Surge: Japan Keeps the Lights On with Fossil Fuel Imports, Canada Wants to Build More Pipelines for Oil Sands Resources, American Lung Association Propaganda

[audio: http://industrialprogress.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Power-Surge-20140713.mp3] Click here to Play or Save this Episode On this episode Alex and Steffen talk about the additional fossil fuel imports Japan relies on after shutting down most of its nuclear capacity after the Fukushima tsunami, Canada’s preliminary approval of the Northern Gateway pipeline, which will bring oil from the Alberta oil sands […]

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Power Surge: India Identifies the Green Threat to Progress, Another Attack by Regulation from the EPA

[audio: http://industrialprogress.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Power-Surge-20140613.mp3] Click here to Play or Save this Episode On this episode Alex and Steffen discuss a leaked report by the Indian spy service that accuses organizations like Greenpeace to use foreign funds to block industrial progress in the country, the commitment of the Indian government to improve the country’s fossil power infrastructure, and […]

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Power Surge: Paul Krugman, Ayn Rand, and Climate Change

On today’s Power Surge, Steffen Henne and I discuss Paul Krugman’s new piece on climate change, which begins this way: Here are three things we know about man-made global warming. First, the consequences will be terrible if we don’t take quick action to limit carbon emissions. Second, in pure economic terms the required action shouldn’t […]

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Power Surge: EPA Carbon Regulation Plan

[audio: http://industrialprogress.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Power-Surge-20140603.mp3] Click here to Play or Save this Episode On this episode Alex and Steffen discuss the new EPA CO2 regulation scheme that seeks to decrease emissions by 30% until 2030 and the justifications given to shut down existing coal plants in America.

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Power Surge: IPCC Procedures Discussed on Capitol Hill and Ohio Changing Renewable Policies for the Better

[audio: http://industrialprogress.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Power-Surge-20140530.mp3] Click here to Play or Save this Episode On this episode of Power Surge Alex is joined by Steffen Henne to discuss the recent hearing held by the US House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, about the IPCC Climate Change Process, as well as the recent move by Ohio House of Representatives […]

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Power Surge: How to Be More Alarming about Climate Change, the President at West Point, EPA’s Upcoming Power Grab

[audio: http://industrialprogress.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Power-Surge-20140529.mp3] Click here to Play or Save this Episode On this episode Alex is joined by Steffen Henne to talk about a recent publication by the Yale Project on Climate Change Communication that investigated whether “climate change” or “global warming” is the more “effective” term to use in the US, a recent West Point […]

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Power Surge: Shale Oil Reserves, Electric Cars, and Rail Transportation

Power Surge: Shale Oil Reserves, Electric Cars, and Rail Transportation On this episode of Power Surge, CIP Researcher Steffen Henne and I discuss the day’s energy news. Let us know if you like this format–we’re considering doing these short podcasts several times a week.

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Fracking and Water Usage–As Discussed on Fox & Friends

As discussed on Fox & Friends, scheduled for Monday at 7:20am ET / 4:20am PT. Here’s an analysis from Muhlencamp & Company on the staggering and often unreported water requirements of ethanol. Here’s an analysis from Energy in Depth on how the natural gas industry produces more water than it consumes. Of course, other analyses […]

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