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Steve Goreham

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Steve Goreham, a policy advisor to The Heartland Institute, is a speaker, author, and researcher on environmental issues as well as an engineer and business executive.

Steve Goreham is a speaker, author, and researcher on environmental issues, energy, and public policy. He’s a frequently invited guest on radio and television as well as a free-lance writer. He is the Executive Director of the Climate Science Coalition of America (CSCA), a non-political association of scientists, engineers, and citizens dedicated to informing Americans about the realities of climate science and energy economics. CSCA is the US affiliate of the International Climate Science Coalition.

Steve is the author of three books on sustainability, climate change and energy. His latest book, Outside the Green Box: Rethinking Sustainable Development, tells readers “what their green consultant didn’t tell them.” More than 100,000 copies of his books are now in print.

Steve holds an MS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Illinois and an MBA from the University of Chicago. He has more than 30 years of experience at Fortune 100 and private companies in engineering and executive roles. In his last industry position, he was vice president and general manager of an engineering and manufacturing operation with 350 employees and annual sales of $300 million. Steve is a husband and father of three and resides in Illinois.

Recent Articles and Publications

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March 22, 2019
By Steve Goreham
Once again, meat consumption is under attack by progressive leaders. Politicians and the United Nations call on all of us to eat more plant-based foods and less meat and dairy products in the name of saving the planet.
February 20, 2019
By Steve Goreham
Mayors in more than 100 US cities have announced plans to transition their electrical power systems to 100 percent renewable by 2050.
February 7, 2019
By Steve Goreham
When Thomas Edison established his Pearl Street power plant in New York City in 1892, he used coal for fuel, not wood.
December 5, 2018
By Steve Goreham
The 24th Conference of the Parties — COP24 — a United Nations-led effort to fight global climate change, began Monday in Katowice, Poland.
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 8, 2017
By Steve Goreham
Are U.S. Vehicle-Mileage Standards Obsolete?
July 9, 2013
By Steve Goreham
ProblemFor the past decade, billions of dollars have been spent in an effort to fight climate change. First, taxpayers subsidize green policies. The production tax credit for wind energy will cost more than $12 billion the year alone.
March 7, 2013
By Steve Goreham
Wind and solar energy are dilute, intermittent, and more costly than traditional hydrocarbon energy sources.

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