Robert Bryce

Manhattan Institute

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Senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute's Center for Energy Policy and Managing editor of Energy Tribune; author of Gusher of Lies: The Dangerous Delusions of "Energy Independence" and Power Hungry: The Myths of "Green" Energy and the Real Fuels of the Future

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