The Juice
The Juice

Ford Isn’t Adding American Jobs Because of Donald Trump

The company is doing what’s made sense for years—and what the Bush and Obama administrations made possible.

Dec. 11 2016 10:22 PMThe Ambassador of ExxonRex Tillerson has fought for Exxon Mobil’s interests abroad, putting him at odds with America’s. Is that what we want in a secretary of state?
Nov. 22 2016 10:48 AMThe Electric CompanyThe private sector is about to embrace battery-powered buses. That’s a great way to make transportation greener.
Sept. 30 2016 3:19 PMOne Big Barrel of PatheticOPEC just tried to reassert its grip on the global oil market. It failed.
Sept. 12 2016 5:53 AMHow Does America Keep Finding Vast Stores of Energy?By completely overhauling the old rules of the business.
July 29 2016 12:38 PMWhy Renewable Power Can Still Be WastefulBecause we’ve incentivized its production—but not the infrastructure to transport it.
June 22 2016 12:25 PMWhy Tesla Wants to Buy SolarCityBecause Elon Musk is a surprisingly old-school kind of industrialist.
June 3 2016 11:09 AMCould Coal Have Survived by Going Green?While its rivals innovated and iterated, coal stayed stagnant. Now it’s almost too late. 
May 16 2016 10:56 AMThe Half-Life of America’s Nuclear PlantsNuclear energy is simultaneously making a comeback and fading out slowly.
April 22 2016 4:03 PM42 Percent of an Electric Car RevolutionI did the math, and that’s what I’m getting out of my plug-in Prius. Not bad.
April 11 2016 9:54 AMTesla’s Real Innovation Isn’t the Electric CarIt’s the company’s business practices—and they should make a lot of industries very, very nervous.
March 25 2016 12:19 PMThe Fracking LanesHow the American natural gas revolution will create new routes of international exchange.
Feb. 26 2016 11:36 AMThe Electric Car Revolution Is Finally StartingThey were once held back by their pricy, ineffective batteries. That era’s over.
Feb. 5 2016 4:47 PMFlicker Off, Flicker OnLED bulbs were once pricey and easy to ignore. They’re about to become the standard. And it will happen very, very quickly.
Jan. 22 2016 10:05 AMWhy Solar Energy Is Fleeing NevadaBecause states have the power to turn a very good deal into a very bad one.
Dec. 29 2015 3:07 PMSorry, Skiers. New England’s Warm Winter Is Great News.Homeowners in the Northeast are saving crazy amounts of money heating their homes.
Dec. 5 2016 11:58 AMThe Companies Behind the Dakota Access Pipeline Don’t Think They’ve LostThey’re pretty sure corporations will always get their way under President Trump.
Oct. 6 2016 5:23 PMDonald Trump Can’t Save the Coal IndustryHis campaign gets everything wrong about its woes. Especially who to blame.
Sept. 15 2016 5:29 PMThe Chevrolet Bolt Is a Quiet RevolutionIt makes electric vehicles plausible in a way no other car has.
Sept. 1 2016 2:38 PMThe Most Impressive State for Clean EnergyIt’s Iowa. Really!
July 22 2016 12:13 PMThe Folly of Elon Musk’s New Master PlanThe Tesla founder wants to be Steve Jobs. He needs to be Henry Ford.
June 10 2016 12:01 PMAmerica’s Gas Stations Are Running Out of TimeThey’ll soon be as quaint as a bookstore or soda fountain.
May 27 2016 9:06 AMWind Energy’s Rustic Years Are OverIt used to be alternative. Now it’s corporate, middle-American, and truly ascendant.
May 6 2016 9:10 AMHow the Elon Musk Economy WorksHis companies are interdependent in ways the U.S. rarely witnesses. Is that dangerous or brilliant?
April 14 2016 1:52 PMCoal Is Officially a Zombie IndustryYet another major mining company filed for bankruptcy. How long can coal keep lurching?
April 1 2016 9:00 AMThe Auto Industry Gets ItThanks to cheap gas, Americans are losing interest in efficient, innovative vehicles. Carmakers know better.
March 18 2016 3:08 PMThe Most Important Light Bulb Deal in the WorldGE just sold 1.4 million LEDs to JPMorgan. That’s because efficient technology is finally becoming an affordable no-brainer.
Feb. 10 2016 1:40 PMThe Supreme Court Can’t Save CoalThe justices dealt a blow to Obama’s Clean Power Plan. Dirty energy sources are still doomed.
Jan. 29 2016 9:04 AMPut a Solar Panel on ItHow did a warehouse company become one of America’s leaders in renewable energy? 
Jan. 8 2016 5:51 AMWhy Cheap Gas Isn’t Bad News for Electric CarsBecause much bigger changes are driving the automobile industry.
Dec. 21 2015 1:27 PMThe Solar Industry’s Christmas MiracleSolar was facing an ugly end to 2015—until Paris, Wall Street, and Congress gave it a December worthy of George Bailey.