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Funding World Climate Initiatives

Funding World Climate Initiatives

Testimony Before The Committee on Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy and Power, United States House of Representatives, September 11, 2012

My name is David Kreutzer. I am Research Fellow in Energy Economics and Climate Change at The Heritage Foundation. The views I express in this testimony ...

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Powering America: Where and How Much?

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Renewable Fuel Standard, Ethanol Use, and Corn Prices

Renewable Fuel Standard, Ethanol Use, and Corn Prices

Abstract: The ethanol mandate in the federal Renewable Fuel Standard increases corn prices and food prices. This harms consumers and distorts the domestic and international commodity market. While waiving the mandate would be an improvement, eliminating it is the best choice.

As corn prices hit ...

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Smart Grid: What is the Cost?

Smart Grid: What is the Cost?

The “smart” grid: What’s really at stake? 

Look at British Columbia:
Around the globe, citizens of all walks of life are invited to realize that we’re all now on the playing field of a corporate control end-game. Through power grid modifications and smart meter installations, monopolistic ...

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Stop Obama's War on Coal: House Vote Friday

This Friday, the House will vote on the “End the War on Coal Act of 2012.” It combines multiple pieces of legislation designed to stop the Obama administration’s 4-year assault on a vital American industry. “The legislation packages five House bills crafted over the two years of the 112thCongress ...

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Climate Alarmism: Our sanity and Wallets Need a Break

Climate Alarmism: Our sanity and Wallets Need a Break

Billions of taxpayer dollars are disrupting our politics, science, energy policies and economy 

Pick up any 40-year-old science textbook – on chemistry, biology, geology, physics, astronomy or medicine – and you’ll find a slew of “facts” and theories that have been proven wrong or are no longer ...

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Jason Halek Innovator and Philanthropist - A Man of Action

Too often, when a company finds itself confronting a problem that seems unsolvable, it does not take the proper action to determine a solution. For example, when Jason Halek and Halek Energy Partners sought to find new ways to free up the excess reserves that were left behind when drilling for oil ...

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Government of, by and for the EPA

EPA advances anti-energy agenda, with little regard for Americans’ health or welfare

Seven score and nine years ago, President Lincoln resolved to take increased devotion to ensuring that government of the people, by the people and for the people shall not perish from the Earth.

Yet, today, our ...

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Hydraulic Fracturing: Critical for Energy Production, Jobs, and Economic Growth

Hydraulic Fracturing: Critical for Energy Production, Jobs, and Economic Growth

Energy production on private lands in the United States has been one of the most promising success stories in recent years, at a time when the country has struggled to grow economically. A large part of the success behind this tremendous oil and gas production and jobs creation is due to an ...

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