Who needs government loan guarantees? SolarCity is going to put solar panels on 120,000 military houses with financing from Bank of America-owned Merrill Lynch. (Er, down with the banks?)

Environmental regulations have "benefits and costs." They do kill jobs, but they also create new ones.

The Wall Street Journal reports that the U.S. is close to being a net exporter of petroleum products. Mother Jones takes a closer look at the WSJ's own reporting and says, "Eh, not so much."

Here, the U.S. climate change envoy points fingers at China and India for trashing the chance of a Durban deal.

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Mitt Romney’s advisor once worked for a lobbying firm that once took $50,000 from Solyndra!! I think we’re done here.