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Daniel Yergin Contributes Op-Eds for International Audience

An internationally acclaimed author and well-respected scholar, Daniel Yergin won the Pulitzer Prize for his book on oil and geopolitics, The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money & Power. More recently, he received accolades for his 2011 release, The … Continue reading

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Daniel Yergin: Google X Folds in Makani Power

One of the world’s foremost authorities on energy, Daniel Yergin most recently authored the book The Quest: Energy, Security and the Remaking of the Modern World. In this book, as well as in several nationally read op-ed articles, he discusses … Continue reading

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Keystone XL Pipeline Represents a Nexus of Policy Concerns

Amid ongoing public debate and Obama administration consideration regarding construction of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline from western Canadian oil sands to the Gulf Coast of Texas, energy expert Daniel Yergin has brought his understanding of the broader issues involved. … Continue reading

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Peak Oil

Ever since commercial production of oil began, it has been accompanied by a fear of running out of oil.  Today, that fear goes by the name of “peak oil’.   Concerns about peak oil reached their own peak around 2007-8, with … Continue reading

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