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Linnea Lueken

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Linnea Lueken is a Research Fellow with the Arthur B. Robinson Center on Climate and Environmental Policy.

Linnea Lueken is a Research Fellow with the Arthur B. Robinson Center on Climate and Environmental Policy. While she was an intern with The Heartland Institute in 2018, she co-authored a policy brief 'Debunking Four Persistent Myths About Hydraulic Fracturing'. 

Lueken graduated from the University of Wyoming in 2018 with a B.S. in Petroleum Engineering, and a minor in geology. In college, she was active in her sorority, the UW Shooting Sports Team, and College Republicans, as well as a variety of engineering organizations. Before coming to Heartland, she worked in the Gulf of Mexico on deepwater drillships as a logging geologist. 

Lueken grew up in Kildeer, Illinois, and currently lives in south Louisiana.

Recent Articles and Publications

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May 9, 2022
By H. Sterling Burnett, Linnea Lueken, Justin Haskins, Jim Lakely
82% of likely voters say they are either “very” or “somewhat concerned” about rising energy and gas prices under the Biden administration
April 7, 2022
By H. Sterling Burnett, James Taylor, Linnea Lueken, Tim Benson, Anthony Watts
‘The IPCC has been scandalously wrong regarding virtually all of their past predictions. There is no reason to believe this version will be any more accurate.’
February 8, 2022
By Linnea Lueken, James Taylor
The average U.S. household in 2021 spent an extra $600 in higher gasoline costs and $70 in higher electricity costs due to the Biden administration's energy policies.
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May 15, 2019
By Linnea Lueken
A professor and group of student researchers at the University of Wisconsin at Eau Claire claim they found elevated particulate levels associated with frac-sand mining.
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May 14, 2019
By Linnea Lueken
Colorado Gov. Jared Polis signed into law sweeping oil and gas legislation which that allows imposing greater restrictions on new oil and gas exploration in the state than a proposition voters rejected in a 2018 election referendum.
October 23, 2018
By Tim Benson, Linnea Lueken
Heartland Policy Brief Outlines Basic Elements Of The Fracking Process And Refutes Four Most Widespread Fracking Myths
October 12, 2018
By Tim Benson, Linnea Lueken
This Policy Brief outlines the basic elements of the fracking process and then refutes the four most widespread fracking myths, providing lawmakers and the public with the research and data they need to make informed decisions about hydraulic fracturing.

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