Whither the Green New Deal?
There’s a lot of speculation and disagreement over the Green New Deal and what it means for U.S. policies addressing climate change. But one thing is for sure: it’s stimulated more discussion of the topic than we’ve seen in years. And that’s a good thing! I had the pleasure of discussing the GND on the TV program “White House Chronicle” hosted by my dear friend and former competitor (when he owned The Energy Daily and I edited McGraw Hill’s Inside Energy) Lewellyn King and joined by the “dean” of energy reporters in Washington, Peter Behr of E&E News. We had a good time sorting out what this GND movement means for policymaking in the U.S. and future of the nation’s energy apparatus. Watch here.Continue reading