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More On New York’s Self-Inflicted Energy Crunch

As I have noted many times before, this whole green energy thing is all just so much talk until the point hits where energy shortages start to emerge or consumer prices begin to soar. At that point, the people will…

The health benefits of green tea

Tea is one of the most popular beverages in the world, with some reports stating that tea is second only to water in worldwide beverage consumption. Tea is embedded in culture: the British have tea time, and Asian communities still…

Up, up and away with a Thanksgiving tradition

For pure, kitschy Americana, it’s tough to beat a huge, helium-filled cartoon character floating down the streets of New York City. Who among us doesn’t enjoy gawking at a Pillsbury doughboy so big that if he really was made of…

He’s Back! Al Gore Returns With Another Odious Climate-Change Telethon

Former Vice President Al Gore is back in the spotlight (sort of) and looking to capitalize on the sudden hotness of climate change with a 24-hour telethon broadcasting from Vanderbilt University called “24 Hours of Reality,” and a series of…

NJIT’s Chrystoff Camacho wins an Edison patent award for an aerial reforestation device

(New Jersey Institute of Technology) Chrystoff Camacho, an inventor and budding entrepreneur who developed an aerial reforestation device while he was an engineering technology student at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), received a Thomas Alva Edison Patent Award from the Research & Development Council of New Jersey for his drone-deployed seed capsule.

New Jersey More Than Doubles Offshore Wind Target To 7.5 Gigawatts By 2035

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed an Executive Order this week enshrining an increase to the state’s offshore wind energy target, increasing it from 3,500 megawatts (MW) by 2030 to 7,500 MW by 2035. 

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Uber Takes Another Body Blow

November 18, 2019, 10:16 am Waaaay back in April of 2015, I prophesied that California’s efforts to turn Uber drivers into employees would kill Uber, though it would take some years to bleed out.  California has since embodied that court…

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Uber Takes Another Body Blow

November 18, 2019, 10:16 am Waaaay back in April of 2015, I prophesied that California’s efforts to turn Uber drivers into employees would kill Uber, though it would take some years to bleed out.  California has since embodied that court…