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Climate Change Energy Environment
December 8, 2017
By Tim Benson
Emissions From Natural Gas Wells & Infrastructure Just 0.4 Percent Of Production
December 6, 2017
By Bette Grande
The below message has been shared with the EEA Task Force co-chairs by the Endangerment Finding Draft Model Policy sponsor. It is being shared with the full EEA Task Force as a courtesy.
December 5, 2017
'The Endangerment Finding must be revisited if states are to return to their historic and important role as the primary regulator of energy.'
December 1, 2017
By Bette Grande
A New Heartland Policy Tip Sheet Examining EPA's Endangerment Finding
November 28, 2017
By Bette Grande
This resoluton was discussed at the ALEC meeting in Nashville, Tennessee on December 6, 2017.
November 28, 2017
By Rupert Darwall
Discussions among scientists at a small Workshop on Climate organized by the American Physical Society shows climate scientists are far more uncertain concerning the causes and consequences of climate change than they admit in public.
November 20, 2017
By Steve Goreham
After eight years of promotion, subsidies, mandates, and tax credits, it's clear that most Americans don’t want electric cars.
November 17, 2017
By Arianna Wilkerson
This week's leaflet looks at fracking bans and regulations across the states.
November 16, 2017
By Tim Benson
Four Years After HFRA, No Fracking Occurring In Illinois
November 9, 2017
By Quanta Technology
This study shows the premature closure of the 2,250 Megawatt Navajo Generating Station, a coal fired power-plant, could destabilize the grid in the Southwest.
November 8, 2017
By Steve Goreham
Are U.S. Vehicle-Mileage Standards Obsolete?
November 6, 2017
By Tim Benson
"Land Subsidence" Is The Sinking Or Lowering Of The Land Surface, Mostly Due To Human Activity
October 31, 2017
By Roger Bezdek
“Pipeline Poetic Justice”
October 25, 2017
By Tim Benson
Monthly Earthquakes In Sooner State Have Decreased 86 Percent From June 2015 Peak.
October 25, 2017
By Tim Benson, Matthew Glans
Proposal Is Not Revenue Neutral, Merely Generates Slush Fund For Unreliable Energy Projects
October 24, 2017
Final Report on Regulatory Review under Executive Order 13783
October 17, 2017
By Various
Petition by 65 scientist requesting the Environmental Protection Agency withdraw its endangerment finding for carbon dioxide because it it based on flawed models.
October 13, 2017
By Arianna Wilkerson
The weeks' Leaflet examines the Trump administration's scrapping of the Clean Power Plan
October 12, 2017
By Roger Bezdek
Flooding problems in the Chesapeake Bay region— Maryland and Virginia in particular—are due not to climate-change-induced sea-level rise, but to land subsidence.
October 10, 2017
By James H. Rust, Edward Hudgins
"From the Ashes" could have undone some of the damage caused by Gore’s movies and other recent movies that mislead rather than inform viewers. It is a shame that its producers had a different agenda.
October 7, 2017
By Edward R. Long
NOAA's data comes from measuring stations with differing lengths of existence and the trends in the raw data show much less warming than commonly reported by NOAA and the IPCC as a result of adjustments.
October 1, 2017
By Clyde Wayne Crews Jr.
Under President Donald Trump new, large-scale regulation has largely stopped in 2017, and where it hasn’t, new costs are required to be offset.
September 28, 2017
By Arianna Wilkerson
This week's Leaflet examines policies and regulations enacted by climate change fears.
September 20, 2017
By Government Accountability Office
Methods used to estimate the potential economic effects of climate change in the United States—using linked climate science and economics models—are based on developing research, with the methods and studies using them producing imprecise results.
September 19, 2017
By Dan Goldbeck
President Trump’s Executive Order (EO) 13,771, “Reducing Regulation and Controlling Regulatory Costs,” marked one of the most significant developments in regulatory policy in decades.
September 18, 2017
By Dennis E. Hedke
Fear of rising sea levels is not a justification for reducing carbon dioxide emissions or adopting policies that would have that effect.
September 15, 2017
By Arianna Wilkerson
This week's Leaflet examines a new Policy Brief "Global Warming Surprises: Temperature data in dispute can reverse conclusions about human influence on climate" by Dr. S. Fred Singer.
September 11, 2017
By S. Fred Singer
Temperature data in dispute can reverse conclusions about human influence on climate.
August 29, 2017
By Secretary of State Rex Tillerson
Letter explains why the Secretary of State is dismissing almost half of the 70 special envoys employed by the State Department
August 28, 2017
By Tim Benson
CES Could Produce $1 Trillion In Total Costs By 2050
August 24, 2017
By Staff Environmental Protection Agency
Current standards for sulfur dioxide are protective of human health with an adequate margin of safety.
August 22, 2017
By Jonathan A. Lesser
"80 By 50" Mandate Is Unrealistic, Unobtainable, And Unaffordable
August 16, 2017
By Myron Ebell
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) is the least transparent federal agency. It’s time to abolish, pare back or transfer many of EPA’s functions to other agencies.
August 14, 2017
By Sanja Lutzeyer, Daniel J. Phaneuf, Laura O. Taylor
Experimental evidence indicates when offshore wind turbines are visible from shore it could affect negatively effect tourism and rentals.
August 11, 2017
By Tim Benson
Oil & Natural Gas Industry Responsible For 5.6 Percent of Total U.S. Employment In 2015
August 10, 2017
By Angela Logomasini
The Environmental Protection Agency’s decision to reject a petition from two environmental activist groups to ban the longtime, widely-used pesticide chlorpyrifos was sound since decades of research indicates the chemical is safe.
August 8, 2017
By Donald Wuebbles, David Fahey, Kathleen Hibbard, et. al.
This is a draft report by scientists from 13 federal agencies. The coordinating lead authors are: Donald Wuebbles of the National Science Foundation, David Fahey of the NOAA Earth System Research Lab, and Kathleen Hibbard from NASA Headquarters.
August 8, 2017
By Circuit Judge Brett Kavanaugh
District of Columbia Circuit Court strikes down an ban on HFCs imposed by the Environmental Protection Agency in order to fight climate change as going beyond what the law allows.
August 2, 2017
By Isaac Orr
Testimony Before the Environmental Protection Agency