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Emmet Penney

Emmet Penney is the editor of Grid Brief, a newsletter on fossil fuels, renewables, nuclear and the grid.


Fusion energy’s false dawn

A potentially exciting breakthrough shouldn’t detract from urgent energy needs

By Emmet Penney


The West is on the road to energy ruin

Green policies have crippled Europe. They will do the same to America

By Emmet Penney

Science & Tech

Nuclear power is the answer to our energy woes

Once the bête noire of energy, nuclear has been experiencing a renaissance of late

By Emmet Penney


California goes lights-out thanks to green energy

Instead of taking a second look at nuclear power, the Golden State doubles down

By Emmet Penney

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