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Linnea Lueken

​Linnea Lueken is a former communications intern at The Heartland Institute.

Lueken graduated from the University of Wyoming in December 2018 with a B.S. petroleum engineering, and a minor in geology. In college, Lueken participated in a wide variety of extracurricular activities, including College Republicans, the UW Shooting Sports team, and membership in the sorority Delta Delta Delta.

She now works in the field in the petroleum industry.

Recent Articles and Publications

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March 26, 2019
By Linnea Lueken
A new study concludes the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS), a program assessing the toxicity of chemicals and any risk from exposure to them, often produces assessments based on flawed research.
March 20, 2019
By Linnea Lueken
A new study, “Global Warming Energy Restrictions Threaten U.S. National Security,” shows climate change is not a danger to U.S. national security.
March 6, 2019
By Linnea Lueken
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) efforts to streamline and reduce regulatory burdens have saved businesses and consumers billions of dollars while continuing to protect public health and safety and improving environmental outcomes.
February 15, 2019
By Linnea Lueken
Delegates to the recent U.N. climate conference in Katowice, Poland added provisions to the Paris climate treaty asking countries to submit “transparency reports” on their contributions to climate change and report “loss and damage” due to climate change.
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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