Daniel Gross
Daniel Gross

Daniel Gross is a longtime Slate contributor. His most recent book is Better, Stronger, Faster. Follow him on Twitter.

Moneybox
May 21 2015 11:32 AMThis Chart Shows How Oil Is Losing Its Total Grip on American Transportation
The Juice
May 7 2015 5:36 PMThe Fuel-Efficient DriverYou don’t need to reinvent buses to help them save gas. This technology rewires their operators instead.
The Juice
May 1 2015 1:00 AMFreedom, Tesla-StyleThe company’s new home-based battery isn’t just nifty. It’s liberating.
The Juice
April 24 2015 3:03 AMStanford 1, Harvard 0Forget fossil-fuel divestment. Harvard could be greener—and save money—by doing what the California university already has.
The Juice
April 6 2015 4:50 PMGreening Your PortfolioOne way to help homeowners and businesses switch to renewable energy? Buy a piece of their solar panels.
The Juice
March 23 2015 12:40 PMThe Texas Town That Just Quit Fossil FuelsIt wasn’t altruistic. It’s because coal’s getting too pricey—and water’s become too scarce.
The Juice
March 5 2015 2:31 PMA Flighty WindThanks to government gridlock, the wind energy industry is grinding to a halt.
The Juice
Feb. 16 2015 10:06 AMOil Is Cratering. American Oil Production Isn’t.What gives?
The Juice
Jan. 27 2015 5:01 PMGreen LightInnovations like LED light bulbs aren’t just good for the environment—they’re smart investments.
The Back End
Dec. 29 2014 3:00 AMSeven Wonders of the Modern WorldA quest to identify the top technological marvels of the contemporary age.
Moneybox
Oct. 13 2014 6:30 PMThe Coal ParadoxThe current business case for carbon sequestration? Burning coal to make oil.
Moneybox
Oct. 1 2014 8:34 AMGoing PrivateTo undertake a massively ambitious energy project, you don’t need the government anymore.
Moneybox
Sept. 22 2014 12:07 PMDivestment Isn’t the AnswerTo destroy demand for fossil fuels, universities can do a lot better than just selling some stocks.
The Juice
Sept. 5 2014 12:18 PMFurtherForget Tesla. If you really want to reduce vehicle emissions, it’s unglamorous buses, not flashy sedans, that need to go electric.
The Juice
Aug. 28 2014 7:53 AMAlaska Is a Petrol StateBut it doesn’t act like one.
The Juice
May 18 2015 1:29 PMClean StateHawaii is showing the nation how to significantly cut back on fossil fuels as a power source.
Moneybox
May 4 2015 4:47 PMThanks to Warren Buffett, the Prairie Is Weaning Itself Off Coal 
Moneybox
April 29 2015 5:28 PMThe Latest Combatant in the War on Coal: General Motors?
The Juice
April 13 2015 12:09 PMThe Electric SlideStates used to help people buy electric and hybrid cars. Now they’re punishing them for it.
The Juice
March 30 2015 4:59 PMBlue-Collar SolarRenewable energy doesn’t have to be a luxury purchase. Here’s how one company makes it a cost-saver for the working class.
The Juice
March 16 2015 9:09 AMPeak CoalNo, coal energy isn’t going out of style. But the U.S., and maybe even China and India, are deciding they need a lot less of it.
The Juice
Feb. 20 2015 12:26 PMBig SolarRenewable energy finally makes sense as a utility—and that’s why it’s becoming a threat to coal.
The Juice
Feb. 3 2015 12:05 PMAuto SaveLow gas prices are bad news for hybrid vehicles. But they won’t harm the rise of all-electric cars.
The Juice
Jan. 9 2015 12:07 PMLong May You RunThe next growth area in energy has nothing to do with oil, wind, or solar. It’s batteries.
The Juice
Oct. 30 2014 4:34 PMSolar FlairHow do you make ray-soaking roof panels a hot investment? By making them a boring one.
The Juice
Oct. 7 2014 5:10 PMKnocked OutHow do you sell customers on solar energy? Hawk it door to door.
Moneybox
Sept. 30 2014 10:44 AMBull---- MarketAmerica is overlooking a plentiful renewable resource: animal manure.
The Juice
Sept. 12 2014 3:40 PMFord’s Big GambleIt’s completely transforming America’s best-selling vehicle.
The Juice
Sept. 3 2014 1:25 PMPalo Alto’s Electric Supply Is 100 Percent Carbon-NeutralCan other cities follow its example?
Moneybox
Aug. 19 2014 3:01 PMThe War on Coal in the American MidwestOne of the nation’s biggest power producers is aggressively ramping down its reliance on coal.

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