Daily Archives: 10/22/2010

Solar power not yet cheaper than nuclear

At Master ResourceDaren Bakst and Carlo Stagnaro take apart a report by the North Carolina Waste Awareness & Reduction Network (NC WARN) that concluded that solar power was now cheaper than nuclear power.  The short version of the story is that NC WARN’s analysis treated federal and state subsidies as reducing the cost of solar power, while not similarly crediting nuclear power with cost reductions due to subsidies.

 

Knowledge Problem

via Solar power not yet cheaper than nuclear.

 

I find Stephen Colbert funny, even when it’s at my expense

A big reason to like Greg Mankiw.  He’s not a stuffed shirt, and he like Colbert.

 

Greg Mankiw’s Blog

via I find Stephen Colbert funny, even when it’s at my expense.