Written by Sen. Jim Inhofe
ICYMI: EPW Hearing Highlights EPA Regulations Impact
During an EPW hearing today entitled, "Nuclear Reactor Decommission Stakeholders Views,” Sen. Jim Inhofe drove home the point that our nation’s electricity is at risk of blackouts and brownouts due to the Obama Administration's misguided ...
Written by Michael Snyder
If there is one thing that you cannot live without, it is fresh water. Just try it some time. Seriously – try to live for 24 hours without using a single drop of fresh water. You will quickly learn how indispensable it is.
Written by Right Side News
Those pushing for aggressive government intervention in the name of fighting climate change often claim that “the science is settled” and dismiss any dissenters as “deniers.” The so-called “consensus” is codified in the periodic reports issued by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change ...
Written by Robert Murphy
One of the most surprising things about climate activists is that they ignore what the peer-reviewed economic literature actually says about climate change.
This ClimateProgress postby Emily Atkin on the Democratic candidates running for governor in Massachusetts beautifully illustrates this. I’ll ...
Written by Roy Beck
-- Texas voters more unhappy about it than you might think
I'll be in Dallas at the Texas State Fairgrounds the next few days at the largest Earth Day exposition in the country, presenting our massive new study, VANISHING OPEN SPACES.
Written by IER
The Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) was first put in place by the Energy Policy Act of 2005 and then was more than quadrupled by the Energy Independence and Security Act two years later—both bills signed by President George W. Bush. The RFS requires increasing amounts of biofuels to be blended with ...
Written by James M. Taylor
The Nongovernmental International Panel on Climate Change released a 1,063-page report documenting global warming’s beneficial impact on the biosphere. The report, Climate Change Reconsidered II: Biological Impacts, provides a comprehensive analysis of the impact of global warming on plants, ...
Written by Arnold Ahlert
In a stunning admission, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy revealed to House Science, Space and Technology Committee chairman Lamar Smith (R-TX) that the agency neither possesses, nor can produce, all of the scientific data used to justify the rules ...
Written by IER
According to the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA), average personal income growth in the U.S. slowed to 2.6 percent in 2013, from a 4.2 percent increase in 2012.[i]The lowest state personal income growth was in West Virginia (1.5 percent) while the highest state personal income growth was in North ...