Felix Salmon

How can we get banks to lend to green tech?

By Felix Salmon
September 26, 2010

William Wild has an intriguing idea which could be applied not only to new stimulus funds but even to energy-infrastructure funds left over from the first stimulus which haven’t yet been spent. His premises are simple; here’s how I understand them.

JP Morgan still financing mountaintop removal mining

By Felix Salmon
January 14, 2010

In the wake of the publication of an extremely high-impact article in Science magazine which says that mountaintop removal mining has enormous environmental impacts which can’t possibly be mitigated, the campaign against JP Morgan Chase’s financing of such activity is heating up again: