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Joe Barnett

Joe Barnett

Joe Barnett is a former senior director of policy research at the National Center for Policy Analysis and is currently a program development consultant with the Beacon Hill Institute.

Joe Barnett is a former senior director of policy research at the National Center for Policy Analysis and is currently a program development consultant with the Beacon Hill Institute. 

Recent Articles and Publications

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April 30, 2018
By Joe Barnett
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is planning to help develop smaller, modular coal-fired power plants that are more efficient and flexible than larger facilities.
April 13, 2018
By Joe Barnett
As part of more than 300 lawsuits before his court, a federal judge held a week-long hearing in mid-March to examine the scientific evidence on whether a popular pesticide causes cancer.
March 28, 2018
By Joe Barnett
During the recent severe winter in the northeastern United States, utilities had to import natural gas from Russia to heat homes and keep the electricity on.
March 23, 2018
By Joe Barnett
Several U.S. senators are working on legislation to reduce the cost of complying with the Renewable Fuel Standard requirement that U.S. oil refiners blend biofuels, mainly ethanol derived from corn, into gasoline and diesel fuel.

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