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February 25, 2020
Pennsylvania Advances Rule to Restrict Methane Emissions from Oil and Gas Production
Pennsylvania’s Environmental Quality Board passed regulations to reduce methane and volatile organic compound emissions from oil and gas operations in the state, that will make it hard for small firms to operate wells or storage facilities.
Climate Change
February 24, 2020
Study: Ag Benefits of Carbon Dioxide Are Understated in Climate Models
The agricultural gains from the fertilization effect of increasing carbon dioxide levels may produce benefits greater than any harms generated by climate change, a new study shows.
Climate Change
February 21, 2020
Republicans Playing Climate ‘Me Too’ Risk Big Losses
Climate Change Weekly #351
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Energy
February 20, 2020
New Mexico Considers a Fracking Moratorium
For the second consecutive year, Democrats in New Mexico have introduced legislation to impose a four-year moratorium on hydraulic fracturing (fracking) and subject existing operating wells to expanded reporting requirements.
Environment
February 19, 2020
Partners in Liberty: Washington Policy Center
The Washington Policy Center is a free-market, public policy think tank based in Seattle. The organization’s experts focus on several key areas of policy, including agriculture, education, environment, government reform, health care, and transportation.
Climate Change
February 14, 2020
Scientists Committed False Alarming Climate Advertising
Climate Change Weekly #350

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Climate Change
January 16, 2020
By Anthony Watts
Imagine if the entire world had a high quality state of the art temperature monitoring network like the USA does. Arguments over data quality, adjustments, UHI, time of observation, and many other niggles which affect and bias the data would disappear.
January 14, 2020
By H. Sterling Burnett
All the good news is likely to depress them beyond recovery.
January 13, 2020
By Billy Aouste
Week of January 6, 2020
January 9, 2020
By James Taylor
Participants at the United Nations’ COP25 climate conference hypocritically formed long lines to buy Burger King flame-broiled hamburgers, all while the U.N. climate establishment lectures down to the rest of us about eating less meat.
January 9, 2020
By Duggan Flanakin
Must we put up with yet another eco-cataclysm fabricated and exaggerated by ruling elites?
January 9, 2020
By H. Sterling Burnett
Evidence is growing that climate alarmists — those peddling the delusion that human-caused climate change is destroying the Earth — are growing ever more desperate.
January 8, 2020
By Bonner R. Cohen
Legislators in Pennsylvania are trying to block Governor Tom Wolf's plan to have the state join the Northeast Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative.
January 8, 2020
By Tiffany Taylor
The beach may indeed be “different,” but it certainly isn’t a crisis of minimal precipitation and low water levels, as climate activists recently claimed.
January 8, 2020
By Christopher Talgo
Why is Time magazine so enamored with this adolescent as to ludicrously name her Person of the Year?
January 3, 2020
By H. Sterling Burnett
Climate Change Weekly #346
January 3, 2020
By Greg E. Walcher
The federal government is foolishly planning on setting forest fires intentionally, so they can study them, it says.
January 2, 2020
By James Taylor, Jay Lehr
Global temperatures are likely only rising at a pace of 0.13 degrees Celsius per decade, which is even closer to skeptic predictions.
January 2, 2020
By Kenneth Artz
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed an executive order to raise the state’s goal of electric power generated from offshore wind power to 7,500 megawatts by 2035.
December 27, 2019
By Christopher Talgo
California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed legislation prohibiting new oil and gas development and infrastructure on state lands.
December 27, 2019
By H. Sterling Burnett
It’s time to tell climate nannies to relax, share the love, and have a cup of good cheer -- and most importantly, if they can’t be happy, to leave the rest of us alone.
December 24, 2019
By Duggan Flanakin
For the second time in less than decade, the Alaska Supreme Court will decide on the merits of a civil lawsuit filed by Oregon-based Our Children’s Trust on behalf of 16 Alaskan youths.
December 23, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh (D) unveiled the “City of Boston Climate Action Plan 2019 Update” intended to force citywide “carbon [dioxide] neutrality” by 2050.
December 19, 2019
By James Taylor
The Heartland Institute hosted a Climate Reality Forum in Madrid, with speakers from Canada, Chile, Germany, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, and the United States.
December 19, 2019
By H. Sterling Burnett
New York state Supreme Court Justice Barry Ostrager dismissed a lawsuit brought by state Attorney General (AG) Letitia James against ExxonMobil.
December 18, 2019
By Paul Driessen
Biofuels are unsustainable in every way, but still demand – and get – preferential treatment
December 16, 2019
By Competitive Enterprise Institute
The Competitive Enterprise Institute is a nonprofit public policy organization with a mission to promote both freedom and fairness by making good policy into smart politics.
December 13, 2019
By H. Sterling Burnett
Climate Change Weekly #344
December 12, 2019
By Anthony Watts
In my opinion, this entire event represented the most shameful and shocking lapse of ethics I’ve ever seen in a scientific organization.
December 12, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
Environmental groups are pushing to place before the voters in November 2020 three ballot initiatives to ban the use of fossil fuels to generate electricity in Oregon.
December 12, 2019
By Anthony Watts, James Taylor, H. Sterling Burnett
“Unable to prevail in the court of scientific debate or the court of public opinion, climate alarmists made a desperate attempt to prevail in courts of law. They failed spectacularly, as they have everywhere else, which is fitting.” - James Taylor
December 9, 2019
By James Taylor
Riots in Chile forced Chilean President Sebastian Pinera to announce on that Chile could no longer host a United Nations climate conference scheduled for December.
December 9, 2019
By H. Sterling Burnett
The U.S. was far from the worst offender against the climate agreement.
December 9, 2019
By Paul Driessen
Banning neonic pesticides in wildlife refuges would hurt birds, bees, other wildlife and people.
December 9, 2019
By Gregory Wrightstone
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf’s executive order to bring the Keystone State into the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative is easily the most economically harmful act he has taken in his two terms as chief executive of the state.
December 6, 2019
By H. Sterling Burnett
Climate Change Weekly #343
December 5, 2019
By Patrick Michaels, H. Sterling Burnett
Climate scientist Patrick Michaels says there has been a profound suspension of the normal rules of science in the climate arena.
December 4, 2019
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
Using microscopic sound bites from vast data on social media from celebrities like Jane Fonda, Robert Redford, Barbara Streisand, and Meryl Streep that the Earth will end in ten years is an insult to the intellect of our students and educational system.
December 4, 2019
By Gregory Wrightstone
President Trump’s courageous commitment to America first on the issue of energy emissions.
December 3, 2019
By Justin Haskins
The following is a national survey of likely voters published by The Heartland Institute, a national free-market think tank, and Rasmussen Reports, one of America’s leading polling firms.
December 3, 2019
By Kenneth Artz
The University of California announced the system’s endowment and its pension fund are going “fossil-free.”
December 2, 2019
By Jim Lakely
Week of November 25, 2019
December 2, 2019
By Gregory Wrightstone
The United Nations is at it again — trafficking in climate change alarmism to promote its globalist political agendas. 
November 27, 2019
By AnneMarie Schieber
Medical groups are calling for medical schools to teach students about human caused climate change as part of their degree program.
November 25, 2019
By Jim Lakely
Week of November 18, 2019
November 25, 2019
By H. Sterling Burnett
The Trump administration formally notified the United Nations it will withdraw the United States from the Paris Climate Agreement.