On Peak Oil and National Energy Plans

Michael Giberson Energy consultant Michael Lynch, appearing in the New York Times, says peak oilers don’t know the oil business. “Peak Oil Is a Waste of Energy.” NRG Energy CEO David Crane, in the Washington Post, asserts we need a national energy plan with a regional focus: solar for the Southwest, wind for the Great … More On Peak Oil and National Energy Plans

Crabs and Crabbers: “Interests Are Not Always Aligned”

Michael Giberson I laughed at this line in an article in the Washington Post: But one survives by catching the other and selling it to be eaten. So, as economists say, their interests are not always aligned. The article discusses the Maryland state government’s attempt to reduce the number of “limited crab catcher” licenses in … More Crabs and Crabbers: “Interests Are Not Always Aligned”