Posts by Alex Epstein

Will We Let the World’s Fastest Passenger Airplane Make it Off the Ground?

Because of governmental barriers to new development and industry, we have become used to living in a society where most of the exciting advancements are in microtechnology–computer chips, smart phones, etc–rather than in macrotechnology: new forms of nuclear power, mass-desalination of water, and, of course the ever-elusive flying car. But what about the flying plane? […]

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The Truth About Sea Levels

Lately I’ve seen more “news” than usual about the dangerous sea level rises caused by rising CO2 levels in the atmosphere. Here are three seemingly scary stories from the New York Times: 1 2 3 Thanks in large part to our use of hydrocarbon (fossil) fuels, which release carbon dioxide when combusted, CO2 now constitutes, […]

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Power Hour: Christopher Horner on How Green Activists Manipulate Government

On this episode I talk to Christopher Horner, Senior Fellow at the Competitive Enterprise Institute and Senior Legal Fellow at the Energy & Environment Legal Institute, about how green activists have hijacked the EPA and other executive agencies, how government employees are hiding their collaboration with activists groups from public scrutiny via private email accounts, […]

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Power Hour: Steffen Henne on the Truth About Unreliable Energy Sources

On this episode I talk to Steffen Henne, Head of Research at CIP, about the true percentage of energy production from unreliable wind and solar as well as the misleading ways proponents of “green” energy create success stories about them. Download Episode 131 with Steffen Henne Subscribe to Power Hour on iTunes Subscribe to Power […]

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Power Hour: Travis Fisher on the 100% Renewable Scam

On this episode of Power Hour I talk with Travis Fisher, an economist at the Institute for Energy Research, about the deeply dishonest claims of 100% renewable energy used by companies like Apple, Microsoft, DHL, and others. Read Travis’ article. See the score card for presidential candidates of the American Energy Alliance. Check out more […]

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Power Hour: Amanda Maxham on the Virtues of GMOs

On this episode of Power Hour I talk with Dr. Amanda Maxham, Research Associate at the Ayn Rand Institute, about the incredible advances in genetic modification–and why our society is responding to them with fear and coercion rather than enthusiasm and freedom. Click here to find the report The Gene Revolution. Check out more of […]

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Power Hour: Michael Lynch on Recent Oil Prices

On this episode of Power Hour, I talk to Mike Lynch, President of Strategic Energy & Economic Research, about the recent decline in oil prices. Download Episode 128 with Michael Lynch Subscribe to Power Hour on iTunes Subscribe to Power Hour on PlayerFM Stay updated. Join the discussion. Tell us what you think on our […]

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Power Hour: Sherry Orton on Obama’s Clean Power Plan

On this episode of Power Hour, I talk to Sherry Orton, Senior analyst at Doyle Trading Consultants, who recently published the report called Clean Power Plan – Surviving a Regulatory Game Changer, about the regulatory pressure the U.S. coal industry faces right now and the challenges of replacing a declining coal-fired generation capacity. Download Episode […]

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Power Hour: Dr. David Legates on the Climate Science Establishment

On this episode of Power Hour, I talk to Dr. David Legates, former state climatologist and professor of geography at the University of Delaware, about his personal experience in the field of climate science and its corruption by government grants. Check out the Cornwall Alliance David referred to. Read or listen to President Eisenhower’s Farewell […]

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Power Hour: Dr. Richard Keen on the Truth About Temperature

On this episode of Power Hour, I talk to Dr. Richard Keen, Meteorologist Emeritus at the University of Colorado and an official temperature measurement collector. Ever wonder where the numbers on global temperature graphs come from–and how accurate they are? Dr. Keen gives you an insider’s view. Check out Dr. Keen’s recommended pages Watts Up […]

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