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A Rational Take on the Future of Energy

Last week, the Environmental Council of the States (ECOS) held their spring meeting in Washington, D.C. to discuss, among several things, the changing energy and regulatory landscape during a Trump administration. One panel, entitled “Exploring our Energy Future,” included AFPM...

/ April 17, 2017

We Built it, They Came: Baseball and our Industries

“The one constant through all the years, Ray, has been baseball. America has rolled by like an army of steamrollers. It’s been erased like a blackboard, rebuilt, and erased again. But baseball has marked the time. This field, this game,...

/ April 3, 2017

Our Industries’ Aversion to Becoming #Social

A recent Pew study found that seven-in-ten Americans now use social media. This shouldn’t come as a surprise. Social media has existed for the better part of 15 years. It is entrenched in our societal fabric. Companies have invested billions...

/ March 29, 2017

The Financial Assault, Part 5: Divestment Writ Large

We’ve written about how environmental activists have launched an aggressive multifaceted campaign attacking the financial services companies that the oil and natural gas industries depend on to stay in business. They have targeted bank financing, insurance industry investments, and financial...

/ March 16, 2017