- Dow Jones & Company, Inc.
"Environmental groups Earth Track and Friends of the Earth just put out a study
quantifying biofuels subsidies through 2022, as the U.S. plans to
massively increase production of biofuels. The upshot? The cost to
taxpayers would be about $420 billion over that period, or an average
of about $28… Read More
- Aaron Nathans
"The billions of dollars that go into a nuclear power plant could be spent better in other ways, including making homes more energy-efficient, said Doug Koplow, president of Earth Track Incorporated, a Cambridge, Mass.-based consulting firm."
- Amory Lovins
December 21, 2005. "Mighty Mice," by Amory Lovins, in Nuclear Engineering International. Also available in PDF version.
- Karen Charman
May/June 2006. "Brave New Nuclear World: First of Two Parts," by Karen Charman, World Watch Magazine. See page 26 (PDF page 28).
- Jim Lobe
October 25, 2006. "Promise of Biofuels is Overrated, Report Says," by Jim Lobe, Interpress News Service.
- The Economist
November 16, 2006. "Investing in clean energy," The Economist. Mentions biofuels subsidy study done for IISD's Global Subsidies Initiative.
- Tom Philpott
December 6, 2006. "Give Green, Go Yellow: How cash and corporate pressure pushed ethanol to the fore," by Tom Philpott, Grist.
- William Sweet
January 2007. "Loser: Corn-o-copia," by William Sweet, IEEE Spectrum.
- Mark Clayton
January 18, 2007. "US House Takes on Big Oil," by Mark Clayton, Christian Science Monitor.
- Jerry Taylor
January 24, 2007. "Comment: Switching to Snake Oil," by Jerry Taylor in the Guardian.
January 29, 2007. Profile on Grist.org's Interactivist column: "Koplow's and Robbers: Doug Koplow, subsidies researcher and founder of Earth Track, answers Grist's questions."
- Mark Anslow
February 19, 2007. "Biofuels - fact and fiction," by Mark Anslow, Ecologist.
- Moira Herbst
March 17, 2007. "Ethanol's Growing List of Enemies," by Moira Herbst, Business Week.
- Ben Leiberman
March 28, 2007. "The Ethanol Mandate Should Not be Expanded," by Ben Leiberman, The Heritage Foundation.
- Aduin Kirkebride McElroy
April 2007. "Redirecting Oil Subsidies," by Aduin Kirkebride McElroy, Ethanol Producer Magazine. Surprisingly little mention of our work on ethanol subsidies though...
- The Economist
Mentions biofuels subsidy study done for IISD's Global Subsidies Initiative.
- Eric Fleischauer
April 15, 2007. "Are ethanol subsidies answer to thirst for oil?," by Eric Fleischauer, Decatur Daily (Decatur, AL).
- Rebecca Claren
May/June 2007. "Shuck and jive: how industry and politicians are harvesting ethanol for all it's worth," by Rebecca Claren, UTNE Reader. Article uses subsidy estimates from Biofuels at What Cost?, though without attribution.
- Lisa Margonelli
June 3, 2007. "Myths About that $3.18 Per Gallon," by Lisa Margonelli, Washington Post Outlook Section.
July 23, 2007. "No to Nukes: It's tempting to turn to nuclear plants to combat climate change, but alternatives are safer and cheaper," Los Angeles Times editorial page.