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Drumbeat: August 11, 2012

These guys are going to be under our microscope for a while. Lots of energy and transportation histories to comb-through.. As the U.S. Presidential Election Begins in Earnest, a Study in Contrasts http://www.thetransportpolitic.com/2012/08/13/as-the-u-s-presidential-el... In matters of transportation, this attitude would steadily decrease the role of the federal government in sponsoring infrastructure projects, especially those that cannot be sponsored entirely through user fees. It would discourage the consideration of negative externalities, such as pollution and congestion, in the considerations of what subsidies should be provided for alternative transportation — because its political ideology opposes government subsidies altogether. It would dismantle enforcement of federal environmental regulations, especially those that recognise climate change, and encourage the pr...

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Drumbeat: August 11, 2012

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SearchCap: The Day In Search, August 13, 2012

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Google’s June-July Updates: Site Clustering, Sitelinks Changes & Focus On Page Quality It’s back. And it’s bigger than eve...

Drumbeat: August 10, 2012

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Carbon tax best approach to curbing global warming I have to disagree. Politicians won't set the tax high enough to achiev...

Daily Search Forum Recap: August 13, 2012

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Drumbeat: August 15, 2012

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U.S. crude oil refinery inputs averaged 15.7 million barrels per day during the week ending August 10, 104 thousand barrel...

Drumbeat: August 8, 2012

Drumbeat: August 8, 2012

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U.S. crude oil refinery inputs averaged 15.6 million barrels per day during the week ending August 3, 36 thousand barrels ...

Drumbeat: August 6, 2012

Drumbeat: August 6, 2012

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Drumbeat: August 4, 2012

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Posted by Leanan on August 4, 2012 - 11:40am The implications of overpopulation are terrifying. But will we listen to them...

Drumbeat: August 17, 2012

Drumbeat: August 17, 2012

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The other day we were debating the source of the belief systems behind the AGW deniers. Granted it's not a one-size-fits-a...

Drumbeat: August 17, 2012

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Drumbeat: August 18, 2012

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Environmental concerns about hydraulic fracturing are legitimate, but banning the technique thwarts efforts to wean the wo...

Drumbeat: August 3, 2012

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I disagree. I think interventionism is often well-intentioned but poorly executed, but don't underestimate the ability of ...

SearchCap: The Day In Search, August 9, 2012

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Google’s SEO Guide On A/B & Multivariate Testing Google posted their official word on how you can conducting web site test...

Drumbeat: August 1, 2012

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U.S. crude oil refinery inputs averaged about 15.6 million barrels per day during the week ending July 27, 225 thousand ba...