Energy Policy

Politics & Government
9:06 pm
Wed March 19, 2014

Proceeds From Coastal Drilling Should Be Shared With Coastal Counties, Council Member Says

A Suncor Energy oil rig in the Buzzard field, in the North Sea between England and Norway.
Credit Suncor Energy via Flickr

A member of the council that’s been appointed to advise Gov. Pat McCrory on energy production wants North Carolina’s 20 coastal counties to be guaranteed a direct cut of royalties from off-shore gas drilling.

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5:40 pm
Thu December 1, 2011

Duke Research Dispels Clean Energy Myths

Researchers from Duke University and Georgia Tech are seeking to debunk several myths about clean energy in the south. They claim their new study refutes six myths purported by policymakers, business leaders, and advocacy groups. Etan Gumerman is a co-author and Duke Senior Policy Analyst.

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