Jeffrey Ball

Jeffrey Ball is scholar-in-residence at Stanford’s Steyer-Taylor Center for Energy Policy and Finance. He was environment editor at the Wall Street Journal.

Energy Around the World
Nov. 29 2013 8:45 AMClimate Change Is Now in the Developing World’s HandsCan their economic self-interest help us all?
Alternative Energy
March 26 2013 3:12 PMBlue Sky ThinkingThe entirely serious plan to collect solar energy by spaceship and beam it back to Earth with lasers.
Coal
Nov. 21 2012 3:19 PMWant Cleaner Coal? Go to China.Why American entrepreneurs are testing their technology overseas.
Transportation
Aug. 29 2013 7:54 AMHow to Unjam TrafficIt’s not the car that matters. It’s the way you use it.
The Efficient Planet
Nov. 30 2012 5:30 AMHow To Make a Bundle on Energy EfficiencyWall Street’s new strategy for investing in good deeds.
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