Items by Russ Doty

Don’t think of the Keystone oil pipeline as inevitable
Tips for a bright - and efficient - Christmas
Tips for a bright - and efficient - Christmas
LED light bulbs will light up your life -- and reduce the need for new, polluting coal power plants.
LEDs ought to be leading the way
LEDs ought to be leading the way
Forward-thinking towns and cities are lighting their streets with LEDs -- light-emitting diodes -- that save both energy and money.
Think again before going nuclear
Think again before going nuclear
Russ Doty worries that neither presidential candidate is wary enough about nuclear power and radioactive waste disposal.
You, too, can overcome cynicism at Christmas
Russ Doty believes that the best Christmas gift you can give yourself is to lay aside your cynicism for a while.
When it comes to subsidies, coal wins
Russ Doty compares the government subsidies given to wind power with those given to coal, and finds that coal is the true welfare king.