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by dkoplow on Jun 23, 2015 | Read More | Give Feedback
For many decades, natural resource industries would work their land, sell their minerals, and abandon their sites for somebody else to deal with.  There are tens of thousands of such sites aro
abandoned mine lands, coal subsidies, hard rock mining, nuclear decommissioning, Peabody Energy
by dkoplow on Jun 01, 2015 | Read More | Give Feedback
Another roundup of interesting tidbits from the world of government subsidies.
externalities, foreign ownership of nuclear reactors, fossil fuel subsidies, French nuclear program, Global Subsidies Initiative, IMF, Nordic Council of Ministers, NRC, nuclear subsidies, uranium prices
by dkoplow on May 15, 2015 | Read More | Give Feedback
It's been almost two years since Earth Track and Oil Change International released a detailed review of oil and gas subsidies to Master Limited Partnerships (MLPs).  The
corporate structure, fossil fuel subsidies, master limited partnership, MLP, REIT, renewable energy subsidies, tax subsidies, YieldCo
by dkoplow on May 06, 2015 | Read More | Give Feedback
Two straightforward concepts drive the inevitable marketplace defeat of nuclear power in most power markets:  incremental innovation and lot size.  People are quite clever in making many
battery storage, competitiveness, lot size, nuclear subsidies, power storage, Tesla
by dkoplow on Apr 29, 2015 | Read More | Give Feedback
1)  Reuters attributes sunk costs of German nuclear capacity to renewables.  Michael Marriotte of NIRS flagged this one.  In a recent
Exelon, Matt Wald, MOX, NEI, nuclear subsidies, Savannah River

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