DRAFT: Public Comments to FERC from a Coalition in Support of the the New England Ratepayers Association
Public Comment from The Heartland Institute and Other Interested Groups to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Regarding Our Support for the New England Ratepayers Association’s Petition Concerning Certain Wholesale Energy Sales
Suspend and Eventually Eliminate the Renewable Fuel Standard
The Renewable Fuel Standard, requiring corn ethanol and other biofuels be added to the nation’s gasoline and diesel supply, is expensive and has failed to deliver energy security, economic, or environmental benefits.
As this paper shows, expanding mining on the scale needed to meet the renewable energy requirements contained in the Green New Deal and other proposed renewable energy mandates would cause unimaginable harm to the environment, wildlife, and humans.