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Climate Change Energy Environment
August 22, 2019
By Tim Benson
$43 Million Annual Tax Would Cost Average Small Business $300 In The First Year
August 14, 2019
By Carly Good
Renewable energy subsidies cost the public billions of dollars to produce unreliable energy.
July 30, 2019
By Daniel Turner and Kent Lassman
Examining the costs of the Green New Deal to typical households in five states this study finds the costs could be higher than the average household income.
July 24, 2019
By Kevin Dayaratna, Nick Loris
The energy provisions alone of Green New Deal's "national mobilization," would cost trillions of dollars and result in 5.2 million lost jobs.
July 17, 2019
By Tim Benson
$755 Tax Increase For Each Bay State Household In First Year Alone
July 17, 2019
By Martin Livermore
Substituting biomass for fuel production for fossil fuels harms species and ecosystems, hurts food supplies, and doesn't prevent climate change.
July 15, 2019
By Tim Benson
Brief Argues Grounds For Reversing The Endangerment Finding Are Robust
July 11, 2019
By Andrew Montford
Far from improving the world around us, biomass, hydropower, solar, and even wind power can be highly damaging, killing wildlife and destroying wild lands.
July 8, 2019
By Tim Benson
Decarbonization Of U.S. Economy By 2030 Would Cost American Households At Least $35,000
July 1, 2019
By Joseph Bast
The grounds for reversing the Endangerment Finding are robust, and this action is long overdue.
July 1, 2019
By Nick Loris
Energy trade between the U.S. and Mexico has increased in recent years benefiting both countries but threats by newly elected Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador to renegotiate contracts could reverse that.
June 21, 2019
By Tim Benson
Heartland Brief Exposes Green New Deal’s Environmental Extremism and Authoritarian Socialism
June 12, 2019
By Tim Benson
Tremendously Expensive Proposal Would Devastate U.S. Economy, Cause More Environmental Destruction Than Protection
June 10, 2019
By Grover Norquist, et al.
A carbon tax increases the cost of everything Americans buy and lowers Americans’ effective take home pay.
June 7, 2019
By J. Scott Armstrong, Kesten Green
This is the PowerPoint presentation at the Invited Lecture for the Class of 1959 Reunion at Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA on June 7, 2019
June 7, 2019
By Tim Benson
Heartland Policy Brief Details Lack of Evidence of Accelerated Sea-Level Rise
June 6, 2019
By James Taylor
The tremendously expensive proposal would devastate the U.S. economy and cause more environmental destruction than protection.
June 5, 2019
By United States Department of Commerce
Department of Commerce report says the United States is dangerously dependent on imports of critical minerals and the Department of Interior should take steps to remedy the situation.
June 4, 2019
By Tim Benson
No Evidence Of Acceleration In Rise Of Global Sea Levels Since 1920s
June 3, 2019
By Thomas F. Stacy, George S. Taylor
Continuing to operate existing coal, natural gas, hydroelectric, and nuclear plants provides a cheaper source of electricity than replacing them with new plants or renewable sources of power like wind or solar.
May 29, 2019
By Tim Benson
Oil & Gas Methane Emissions "An Order Of Magnitude Lower" Than Previous Estimates
May 28, 2019
By Craig Idso, David Legates, S. Fred Singer
This Policy Brief reviews recent research to determine if there is any evidence of such an acceleration and then examines claims that islands and coral atolls are being inundated by rising seas.
May 24, 2019
By Tim Benson
Washington County Well Site Does Not Pose Any Acute Or Chronic Health Concerns To Nearby Schools
May 22, 2019
By John Christy
Evidence shows climate models consistently overstate warming from greenhouse gas emissions.
May 22, 2019
By Bureau of Land Management
Allowing federal coal sales would not materially increase in the overall amount of U.S. greenhouse gas emissions.
May 17, 2019
By Tim Benson
Earthquakes Have Decreased 83 Percent Between 2015 And 2018
May 16, 2019
By Tim Benson
Per Capita Energy Expenditures In Alaska Are 92 Percent Higher Than U.S. Average
May 15, 2019
By Tim Benson
Nearly One Third Of New Mexico's General Fund Came From Oil & Gas Production In Fiscal Year 2018
May 10, 2019
By Tim Benson
Greenhouse Gas Emissions Now 12 Percent Below 2005 Levels, Primarily Due To Fracking
May 10, 2019
By Staff
Gradient’s two-year analysis finds emissions from the Yonker natural gas hydraulic fracturing well site near two schools in Washington County, Pennsylvania pose no health risk to youths attending the schools.
May 9, 2019
By Tim Benson
A 1-4 Percent In Renewable Generation Raises Electricity Prices By 11-17 Percent
May 2, 2019
By Tim Benson
Regressive, Distortionary Taxes Slow Economic Growth, Have Minimal Impact On CO2 Emissions
May 2, 2019
By Tim Benson
A 1-4 Percent In Renewable Generation Raises Electricity Prices By 11-17 Percent
April 30, 2019
This legislative attempt to re-instate the Paris climate treaty would inflict permanent and irreparable damage to consumers and job-creating businesses across the country.
April 29, 2019
By Robert Lyman
Recent changes in Canada's Income Tax Act governing charities and a recent court decision have freed activist environmental organizations from previous constraints on their ability to conduct and fund political activities.
April 25, 2019
By Tim Benson
Setback Rule Would Essentially Ban New Oil & Gas Development, Threaten Existing Development
April 25, 2019
By Tim Benson
FirstEnergy Solutions Would Receive $170 Million Annual Bailout
April 24, 2019
By Tim Benson
Transition Would Cost At Least $5.7 Trillion
April 23, 2019
By Benjamin Zycher
The energy portions of the Green New Deal would impose high cost, while doing little to prevent climate change.
April 17, 2019
By Marlo Lewis
The Competitive Enterprise Institute strongly supports EPA’s proposed determination that regulating coal- and oil-fired power plants under Section 112 of the Clean Air Act is not appropriate.

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