Written by Nicholas Cunningham
Several of the largest oil companies in the world are doubling down in Russia despite moves by the West to isolate Russia and its economy. ExxonMobil and BP separately signed agreements with Rosneft – Russia's state-owned oil company – to extend and deepen their relationships for energy ...
Written by Jeffrey Shifflett
Two weeks ago, when President Obama and his administration unveiled the third U.S. National Climate Assessment (NCA), White House Press Secretary Jay Carney reminded Americans about the 97 percent of scientists who have purportedly formed a consensus on man-made climate change.
Written by Ron Arnold
Mainstream media don’t acknowledge that Big Green has much deeper pockets than Big Oil
The "Kill Keystone XL" crowd isn't little environmental David up against a Big Oil Goliath. As usual, conventional wisdom isn’t wisdom when the mainstream media ask all the wrong questions, and get all the wrong ...
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 ...