A lack of transmission lines makes wind farming an iffy crop
A new drilling technology is opening up vast fields of previously out-of-reach oil in the western United States. This new drilling is expected to raise U.S. production by at least 20 percent over the next five years. And within 10 years, it could help reduce oil imports by more than half.
At long last, new technology opens the possibility of property rights in whales -- but international whaling regulators prefer "no whaling" over conservation.
Chapter 6 from The Technology of Property RightsBy Gregory B. Christainsen and Brian C. Gothberg