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Review: Afterburn by Richard Heinberg

May 22, 2015

Afterburn: Society Beyond Fossil Fuels By Richard Heinberg 205 pp. New Society Publishers – Apr. 2015. $18.95. Review by Frank Kaminski, originally published at Mud City Press Richard Heinberg’s studies into energy resources began with one of the grand,...


The IMF Tells a Half-Truth

May 20, 2015

On May 18 the International Monetary Fund (IMF) published a report titled “How Large are Global Energy Subsidies?” The question is a bit misleading: most readers, when they see the word subsidy, probably tend to think of tax breaks...


Can an Olympics Fight Inequality?

May 19, 2015

As someone concerned about inequality, what would it take for you to support the Olympics in Boston in 2024?” That is the question that journalist Neil Swidey asked me for his article that appears today in the...


AFTERBURN interview

May 8, 2015

Download An extended interview with Post Carbon Fellow Richard Heinberg about his new book AFTERBURN: Society Beyond Fossil Fuels. View the related Afterburn video series Interview by Greg Moffitt, Legalise Freedom     Use Discount Code PCI2015 for 20%...

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A Resilient Society

May 4, 2015

The final video in a four-part video series. Released in conjunction with Afterburn: Society Beyond Fossil Fuels.   Resilience is a word that’s gaining a lot of currency in recent years, as more and more people realize there are...


Marcellus Production Outlook

April 28, 2015

Has Well Productivity Peaked in the Nation’s Largest Shale Gas Play?   The Marcellus shale gas play of Pennsylvania and West Virginia came onto the scene in 2007 in a big way and has grown to become the nation’s...