Photo credit: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
(photo taken at noon on October 29, 1948)
Reported in Renewable Energy Is Surging. The G.O.P. Tax Bill Could Curtail That. (The New York Times, 12/7/2017)
The 1948 Donora Smog Historical Marker.
The 1948 Donora Smog and the birth of air quality regulations. (Tim Kovach, 10/27/2015)
Smog Deaths in 1948 Led to Clean Air Laws. (NPR, 4/22/2009)
“Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”
Orignal 12/8/2017 post,"Energy production: While the rest of the world embraces renewable energy, the GOP puts the U.S. in reverse."
(Salary info found here)
Reported in G.E. Cuts Jobs as It Navigates a Shifting Energy Market. (The New York Times, 12/7/2017)
According to the World Economic Forum, the United States ranks 52nd on the Global Energy Architecture Performance Index 2017, a ranking that is sure to drop next year.