Manhattan Institute | Jonathan A. Lesser https://www.manhattan-institute.org/feeds/804/rss.xml Manhattan Institute | Jonathan A. Lesser Feed en <![CDATA[Wildfire Blackouts Aren't Worth the Cost]]> https://www.manhattan-institute.org/california-wildfire-blackouts-arent-worth-the-cost Tue, 07 Apr 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Jonathan A. Lesser Charles D. Feinstein Energy & Environment: Climate Energy & Environment: Regulations Energy & Environment: Technology / Infrastructure https://www.manhattan-institute.org/california-wildfire-blackouts-arent-worth-the-cost <![CDATA[Playing with Fire: California's Approach to Managing Wildfire Risks]]> https://www.manhattan-institute.org/managing-california-wildfire-risk Tue, 07 Apr 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Jonathan A. Lesser Charles D. Feinstein Energy & Environment: Climate Energy & Environment: Regulations Energy & Environment: Technology / Infrastructure https://www.manhattan-institute.org/managing-california-wildfire-risk <![CDATA[Andrew Cuomo's Bid for Industrial Wind and Solar Plants Over Local Pushback]]> https://www.manhattan-institute.org/andrew-cuomos-bid-industrial-wind-solar-plants-over-local-pushback Tue, 31 Mar 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Jonathan A. Lesser Energy & Environment: Regulations https://www.manhattan-institute.org/andrew-cuomos-bid-industrial-wind-solar-plants-over-local-pushback <![CDATA[Stopping Green Energy Companies From Blackmailing New York Consumers ]]> https://www.manhattan-institute.org/stopping-green-energy-companies-from-blackmailing-new-york-consumers Fri, 28 Feb 2020 00:00:00 -0500 Jonathan A. Lesser Energy & Environment: Technology / Infrastructure Energy & Environment: Other https://www.manhattan-institute.org/stopping-green-energy-companies-from-blackmailing-new-york-consumers <![CDATA[The Fallacy of 'Jeopardy!' Policy-Making]]> https://www.manhattan-institute.org/the-fallacy-of-jeopardy-policy-making Thu, 30 Jan 2020 00:00:00 -0500 Jonathan A. Lesser Energy & Environment: Regulations https://www.manhattan-institute.org/the-fallacy-of-jeopardy-policy-making <![CDATA[Liz Warren's Green Agenda Means Disaster for Housing Costs]]> https://www.manhattan-institute.org/warrens-green-agenda-means-disaster-housing-costs Tue, 14 Jan 2020 00:00:00 -0500 Jonathan A. Lesser Energy & Environment: Regulations Urban Policy: Housing https://www.manhattan-institute.org/warrens-green-agenda-means-disaster-housing-costs <![CDATA[Blame PG&E for California's Continued Power Outages]]> https://www.manhattan-institute.org/blame-pg-e-for-californias-continued-power-outages Thu, 21 Nov 2019 00:00:00 -0500 Jonathan A. Lesser Energy & Environment: Technology / Infrastructure https://www.manhattan-institute.org/blame-pg-e-for-californias-continued-power-outages <![CDATA[Should Cities Phase Out Gas Appliances and Require New Buildings to Be All Electric?]]> https://www.manhattan-institute.org/should-cities-phase-out-gas-appliances Tue, 19 Nov 2019 00:00:00 -0500 Jonathan A. Lesser Energy & Environment: Regulations https://www.manhattan-institute.org/should-cities-phase-out-gas-appliances <![CDATA[The Painful Realities of Carbon Tax-and-Dividend Schemes]]> https://www.manhattan-institute.org/the-painful-realities-of-carbon-tax-and-dividend-schemes Thu, 10 Oct 2019 00:00:00 -0400 Jonathan A. Lesser Energy & Environment: Climate Energy & Environment: Regulations https://www.manhattan-institute.org/the-painful-realities-of-carbon-tax-and-dividend-schemes <![CDATA[Why 2020 Democrats' Plans on Climate Change Are Pure Fantasy]]> https://www.manhattan-institute.org/why-2020-democrats-plans-on-climate-change-are-pure-fantasy Sat, 07 Sep 2019 00:00:00 -0400 Jonathan A. Lesser Energy & Environment: Climate https://www.manhattan-institute.org/why-2020-democrats-plans-on-climate-change-are-pure-fantasy <![CDATA[Can Nuclear Power Be Saved?]]> https://www.manhattan-institute.org/nuclear-power-clean-reliable-energy-us-should-embrace Wed, 14 Aug 2019 00:00:00 -0400 Jonathan A. Lesser Energy & Environment: Technology / Infrastructure Energy & Environment: Regulations https://www.manhattan-institute.org/nuclear-power-clean-reliable-energy-us-should-embrace <![CDATA[Is Nuclear Power Too Radioactive for Democrats?]]> https://www.manhattan-institute.org/nuclear-power-renewable-energy-democrats Wed, 31 Jul 2019 00:00:00 -0400 Jonathan A. Lesser Energy & Environment: Technology / Infrastructure Energy & Environment: Regulations https://www.manhattan-institute.org/nuclear-power-renewable-energy-democrats <![CDATA[New York, Prepare for Green Blackouts]]> https://www.manhattan-institute.org/new-york-prepare-for-more-green-blackouts-nuclear-solar-wind Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:00:00 -0400 Jonathan A. Lesser Urban Policy: NYC Energy & Environment: Technology / Infrastructure https://www.manhattan-institute.org/new-york-prepare-for-more-green-blackouts-nuclear-solar-wind <![CDATA[Video: Is There a Future for Nuclear Power in the United States?]]> https://www.manhattan-institute.org/video/future-nuclear-power-united-states Wed, 10 Jul 2019 00:00:00 -0400 Jonathan A. Lesser Energy & Environment: Technology / Infrastructure https://www.manhattan-institute.org/video/future-nuclear-power-united-states <![CDATA[Is There a Future for Nuclear Power in the United States?]]> https://www.manhattan-institute.org/nuclear-power-emissions-free-solution Wed, 10 Jul 2019 00:00:00 -0400 Jonathan A. Lesser Energy & Environment: Regulations https://www.manhattan-institute.org/nuclear-power-emissions-free-solution <![CDATA[Heads in the Clouds on Climate Change]]> https://www.manhattan-institute.org/new-york-climate-change-albany-energy-plan Thu, 20 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0400 Jonathan A. Lesser Energy & Environment: Climate https://www.manhattan-institute.org/new-york-climate-change-albany-energy-plan <![CDATA['Beneficial Electrification' Doesn't Benefit Consumers or Environment]]> https://www.manhattan-institute.org/html/beneficial-electrification-wont-benefit-consumers-or-environment Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 -0400 Jonathan A. Lesser Urban Policy: NYC Energy & Environment: Other https://www.manhattan-institute.org/html/beneficial-electrification-wont-benefit-consumers-or-environment <![CDATA[MI Responds: Congressional Democrats Release "Green New Deal" Plan]]> https://www.manhattan-institute.org/html/green-new-deal-released-democrats Fri, 08 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0500 Jonathan A. Lesser Robert Bryce Energy & Environment: Other https://www.manhattan-institute.org/html/green-new-deal-released-democrats <![CDATA[Green Dreams and Energy Reality]]> https://www.manhattan-institute.org/html/green-new-deal-reality Tue, 22 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0500 Jonathan A. Lesser Energy & Environment: Climate Energy & Environment: Regulations https://www.manhattan-institute.org/html/green-new-deal-reality <![CDATA[The Drive to Make New York ‘Zero Carbon' Is Insane]]> https://www.manhattan-institute.org/html/new-york-insane-zero-carbon Thu, 10 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0500 Jonathan A. Lesser Energy & Environment: Regulations https://www.manhattan-institute.org/html/new-york-insane-zero-carbon <![CDATA[It's Time To End, Not Mend, Electric Vehicle Subsidies]]> https://www.manhattan-institute.org/html/its-time-end-not-mend-electric-vehicle-subsidies Wed, 05 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500 Jonathan A. Lesser Energy & Environment: Technology / Infrastructure https://www.manhattan-institute.org/html/its-time-end-not-mend-electric-vehicle-subsidies <![CDATA[Flaw in UN Climate Report: China, India Will Never Impose Carbon Tax on Themselves ]]> https://www.manhattan-institute.org/html/flaw-un-climate-report-china-india-will-never-impose-carbon-tax-themselves-11564.html Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0400 Jonathan A. Lesser Energy & Environment: Geopolitics Energy & Environment: Regulations https://www.manhattan-institute.org/html/flaw-un-climate-report-china-india-will-never-impose-carbon-tax-themselves-11564.html <![CDATA[The Only Thing 'Poisonous' About the Trump Fuel Economy Standards Is the Rhetoric]]> https://www.manhattan-institute.org/html/only-thing-poisonous-about-trump-fuel-economy-standards-rhetoric-11431.html Mon, 27 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400 Jonathan A. Lesser Energy & Environment: Regulations https://www.manhattan-institute.org/html/only-thing-poisonous-about-trump-fuel-economy-standards-rhetoric-11431.html <![CDATA[Electric Vehicles - Subsidies for an Environmental Pretender]]> https://www.manhattan-institute.org/html/electric-vehicles-subsidies-environmental-pretender-11332.html Mon, 02 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400 Jonathan A. Lesser Energy & Environment: Technology / Infrastructure https://www.manhattan-institute.org/html/electric-vehicles-subsidies-environmental-pretender-11332.html <![CDATA[Are Electric Cars Worse for the Environment?]]> https://www.manhattan-institute.org/html/are-electric-cars-worse-environment-11242.html Tue, 15 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 Jonathan A. Lesser Energy & Environment: Technology / Infrastructure Energy & Environment: Climate Energy & Environment: Regulations https://www.manhattan-institute.org/html/are-electric-cars-worse-environment-11242.html