Topic: Carbon

Shared Autonomous Vehicles Have Uncertain Effects

Dec. 14, 2017
Driverless Vehicles

Policies should be enacted that contribute to, rather than impede, emission reduction efforts.

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The Paris Climate Accord Will Never Work

July 6, 2017
Climate Change

Rather than staying focused on legitimate ways to reduce  CO2, the accord ascribes climate change to humans, prescribes renewable energy as the solution, and urges wealth redistribution as to pay for it.

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10 Reasons Why Passing a Price on Carbon Could Be A Win

June 21, 2017
Carbon

 A domestic deal on carbon emissions could be a huge win for the embattled president that could make a lot of people from all over the map happy.

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Agriculture Should be Part of Our Carbon Policy

March 19, 2015
Agriculture Should be Part of Our Carbon Policy

In light of President Barack Obama's looming carbon regulations for existing U.S. power plants, it's worth remembering that a comprehensive climate policy needs to do more than tackle smokestacks.

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Enhanced Electrical Energy Storage May Result from Research at The University of Texas at Austin

May 12, 2011

Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin's Cockrell School of Engineering have created a new porous, three-dimensional carbon that can be used as a greatly enhanced supercapacitor, holding promise for energy storage in everything from energy grids and electric cars to consumer electronics.

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