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Thursday, June 24, 2010

BP to Drill in Alaska

” … about three miles off the coast of Alaska, BP is moving ahead with a controversial and potentially record-setting project to drill two miles under the sea and then six to eight miles horizontally to reach what is believed to be a 100-million-barrel reservoir of oil under federal waters.” (New York Times, Wednesday)

Is oil the new tobacco?

FEE Timely Classic:
Unintended Consequences of Energy Policy” by David R. Henderson