Keystone XL jobs: estimates range from a few thousand to about 1.47 bazillion

Michael Giberson The Columbia Journalism Review takes a look at the jobs numbers that have been cited in news stories about the Keystone XL pipeline and traces them back to their shaky foundations. It is a detailed and useful reminder of the slim link to reality that these claims have. (I use an easier method: … More Keystone XL jobs: estimates range from a few thousand to about 1.47 bazillion

Interstate commerce in electric power – Arizona policymaker’s two-faced view

Michael Giberson Yesterday the staff of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Az) conducted a “Solar Summit” in Washington, D.C. You can watch all three hours of the program here, or maybe you’d rather read the overview provided by Phil Riske at the Rose Law Group Blog, “Mayes, Spitzer bemoan congressional Republicans ‘retrenching’ against renewable energy funding and … More Interstate commerce in electric power – Arizona policymaker’s two-faced view