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Posted on: Nov 17, 2013, Source: Tom Dispatch

None of us can predict the future, but we can see a glimmer of the coming 'Green Energy Revolution.'

Posted on: Apr 21, 2013, Source: Tom Dispatch

Whether you know it or not, you’re on a new planet, a resource-shock world of a sort humanity has never before experienced.

Posted on: Feb 10, 2013, Source: Tom Dispatch

Obama will give construction on the Keystone XL a definitive thumbs up or thumbs down, and the decision he makes could prove far more important than anyone imagines -- here's why.

Posted on: Jun 21, 2012, Source: TomDispatch.com

When it comes to international energy politics, Dick Cheney seems to be providing a role model for the president.

Posted on: Apr 1, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Will North America become not just the next boom continent for energy bonanzas, but a new energy Third World?

Posted on: Sep 20, 2010, Source: TomDispatch.com

China has overtaken the United States to become the world's number one energy consumer, a development that signals a massive global power shift.

Posted on: May 18, 2010, Source: TomDispatch.com

Make no mistake: we’re entering the danger zone. And brace yourself, the fate of the planet could be at stake.

Posted on: Oct 26, 2009, Source: TomDispatch.com

The day of America's global pre-eminence is over. We must face the new global realities.

Posted on: Feb 24, 2009, Source: TomDispatch.com

Governments across the planet are preparing for a surge of violent protests from economic upheaval. Wars may follow.

Posted on: Jan 13, 2009, Source: TomDispatch.com

Oil costs a third of what it did in July, and prices keep dropping. That may seem like a godsend now, but we'll pay through the nose later.

Posted on: Dec 1, 2008, Source: The Nation

Even the government is now warning the US will face a world of greater dangers, more challengers and a paucity of reliable allies.

Posted on: Nov 9, 2008, Source: TomDispatch.com

Of all the challenges facing President Obama, none is likely to prove as daunting, or important to the future of this nation, as that of energy.

Posted on: Oct 20, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Will the crisis be good or bad for the environment, especially with respect to global warming?

Posted on: Sep 3, 2008, Source: TomDispatch.com

The recent fighting in the Caucasus is part of a bigger struggle between Moscow and Washington over the energy riches of the Caspian Sea basin.