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Assistant Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy
A new study coauthored by Wharton’s Arthur van Benthem contends that the Trump Administration’s proposal to roll back fuel economy standards is based on unsound reasoning.
Subsidies and lower battery costs have not been enough to mainstream electric cars. Still, large gains have come amid worries about costs and driving range.
The election results should not be mistaken for a vote on an environmental agenda. Almost 90% of Americans favor expanding solar and wind energy.
The growth in wind and solar will undoubtedly continue, but a big increase in renewables is only one piece of the climate change puzzle.
The world is experiencing an energy transition away from fossil fuels to a mix that places increased emphasis on renewable energy sources, electricity storage and possibly the use of hydrogen,[…]