Energy

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    Investor’s Business Daily: Media ignore as US cuts emissions faster than anyone else

    Three major societal changes Americans desperately wanted in the 2000s have happened: American energy-independence, cheaper fuel prices, and lower energy emissions.
    Jon Sanders, April 23, 2018
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    Why the U.S. Navy is Concerned About the Amazon Wind Farm

    Drug-runners. Human traffickers. Criminals smuggling one thing or another. The U.S. Navy operates a radar operation near Hampton Roads to try and intercept contraband from central and south America. But the Amazon wind farm in eastern North Carolina might be hurting that operation. Carolina Journal’s Rick Henderson explains what’s up…
    Donna Martinez, April 17, 2018
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    More warnings about the power grid

    Michael Barrett writes at Real Clear Defense about the need to take steps that would protect the American electric grid. Security, industry and government officials are increasingly warning that the U.S. electrical power grid faces potential widespread failure from broad-based, systemic threats such as a cyberattack or massive…
    Mitch Kokai, April 16, 2018
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    This weekend on Carolina Journal Radio

    From school safety to North Carolina’s education funding formula, state lawmakers will have plenty of education-related issues to debate when they return to Raleigh in May. Terry Stoops assesses key education-related legislative issues during the latest edition of Carolina Journal Radio. Rick Henderson details the military’s ongoing…
    Mitch Kokai, April 13, 2018
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    The Russian manipulation of U.S. politics they’re not talking about

    Russia exploited American social media to try disrupt U.S. energy markets and influence domestic energy policy, targeted pipelines, fossil fuels, climate change, and other divisive issues.
    Jon Sanders, April 6, 2018
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    Carolina Journal: Wind facility’s interference with Navy radar an ongoing concern

    Carolina Journal issued a big report on the Amazon Wind Farm that finds that not only is its interference with military radar still a concern, but also the facility doesn't have the production it promised.
    Jon Sanders, April 2, 2018
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Don Carrington reports for Carolina Journal Online that military officials are raising concerns about the impact of the Amazon Wind Farm in eastern North Carolina. John Hood’s Daily Journal emphasizes elections for county sheriff across North Carolina.
    Mitch Kokai, April 2, 2018
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    Feds spend nearly $1 million so kids can annoy their parents

    Here’s a news flash: Kids are happy to annoy their parents for free. That’s not stopping the federal government from spending money to add to the problem. Elizabeth Harrington reports for the Washington Free Beacon. The National Science Foundation is spending roughly $1 million to study ways to…
    Mitch Kokai, March 30, 2018