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Oil prices fall as U.S. inventories hit record high, economic woes continue

Oil prices slid on Thursday as record U.S. crude inventories and worries about a global economic slowdown weighed on markets. Source: CNBC Clean Energy

European banks face more energy problems

European banks' exposure to energy credits could stretch further into the future than their American counterparts. Source: CNBC Clean Energy

#nodigitaldarkage?

#nodigitaldarkage?

The concept of the Digital Dark Age has been around for quite some time, and has been a key topic of discussion at the Long Now Foundation since its inception in 01996. In fact, it has been my own raison d’être since I started grad school in 02006. It may be a surprise to some […]

Teaching Innovation: Rice Professor Reviews Accelerator Programs

Teaching Innovation: Rice Professor Reviews Accelerator Programs

Houston — Entrepreneurship is considered the fuel that drives economic growth. But what are the best ways to help entrepreneurs be more successful—and what are best practices for startup accelerator programs? Those are questions, among others, that Rice University professor Yael Hochberg wants to try to narrow down. She is investigating which parts of the educational […]

Oil looked like it might rebound. Not anymore

Factors that earlier this year hinted at partially reversing the oil price rout appear to be fizzling. Source: CNBC Clean Energy

BP: Here’s the upside for oil producers

Over the next 20 years, shale production in the U.S. is expected to grow to 8 million barrels per day, BP said. Source: CNBC Clean Energy

Elon Musk just lost $3.3B on a double whammy

Musk's holdings in SolarCity and Tesla are down a staggering $3.4 billion just this year, USA TODAY reports. Source: CNBC Clean Energy

Russia's Sechin floats idea of oil output cuts

The head of Rosneft floated the idea of an output cut by oil-producing countries but fell short of saying whether Moscow take part. Source: CNBC Clean Energy

Carl Icahn nurses big losses on energy bets

Carl Icahn's Icahn Enterprises has slid to its lowest level in three years, after he made a string of losing bets on energy companies. Source: CNBC Clean Energy

Will climate change extend your flight?

The effects of climate change could delay transatlantic flights, according to new research. Source: CNBC Clean Energy