Written by IER
A number of reports recently have indicated that the oil and gas industry is responsible for a major increase in employment. The Energy Information Administration (EIA), using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, noted that between the beginning of 2007 and the end of 2012, jobs in the oil and ...
Written by Donn Dears
For 70 years, environmentalists have predicted the world would see diminishing supplies of oil after reaching a peak in production. The peak never occurred and the peak oil fantasy has been put to bed, at least for the foreseeable future, by the emergence of large quantities of ...
Written by Right Side News
E.W. Jackson Pledges to Defy Not Comply to Defend Coal Jobs
E.W. Jackson, Republican nominee for Lieutenant Governor in Virginia spoke to mine workers at the Clintwood Elkhorn Mining Company in Hurley, Virginia about the governments' attack on their jobs.
Written by Mike Ciandella
Front-page story claims ‘near certainty’ on warming,’ warns of dire impact of climate change even though IPCC says leaks were ‘misleading.’
The New York Timesis quick to forget the past when it doesn’t promote their agenda. In Nov. 2009, the United Nation’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change ...
Written by IER
Across the country traditional electric utilities and rooftop solar installers are battling over a controversial incentive program for solar power owners called net metering. In many states, net metering allows utility customers who generate electricity, with solar panels for example, to sell the ...
Written by Tom DeWeese
Pressure groups and government officials are seizing property – with no accountability
This is a story of raw power, collusion and government corruption. A story that is taking place in countless towns all over America. A story of “reinvented” government, where self-proclaimed private “stakeholders” ...
Written by E&C
The administration’s war on coal and America’s abundant, reliable energy continues to gain momentum as the nation’s power sector faces an increasingly hostile regulatory environment. Reutersrecently chronicled that more than 200 of the nation’s coal-fired power plants have announced plans to retire ...
Written by Dr. Steven J. Allen
Another week, another Global Warming scare.
This time, the claim is that the increasing temperatures caused by Global Warming, or perhaps the warming caused by increasing temperatures, make the world a more violent place, with a higher number of wars, invasions, riots, cases of wife-beating, and ...
Written by Ken Haapala
Sea Level Rise: As nature refuses to obey global climate models and the earth is not warming as projected by the models with increasing carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, it is becoming increasingly clear that those who insisted that CO2 emissions would cause catastrophic Anthropogenic (human caused) ...