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The Biofuel Crony Capitalist Revolving Door

January 9, 2018 by

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Ex-Grassley aide will now help Big Corn and Big Biodiesel retain their mandates and subsidies By Paul Driessen ~ Yet another congressional aide is about to pass through Washington’s infamous revolving door to a lucrative private sector position. Kurt Kovarik, legislative director for Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA), will become vice president of federal affairs for […]

EPA Ponders Regulating CO2

December 27, 2017 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ The second shoe has dropped in EPA’s wondering about how to regulate CO2 emissions from power plants. As the shoe dropping metaphor suggests, EPA can now go to sleep for awhile. Everyone else is going to be very busy commenting on this complex issue. The first shoe dropped in October when […]

5 Ways Energy Dominance Can Bolster Trump’s National Security Strategy

December 20, 2017 by

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By Nicolas Loris ~ The Trump administration’s new national security strategy emphasizes the importance of a strong economy to enhance national security. “America’s central position in the global energy system as a leading producer, consumer, and innovator,” the report says, “ensures that markets are free and U.S. infrastructure is resilient and secure.” As a global […]

End The ‘War On Coal’

December 9, 2017 by

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Far from being a threat, coal continues to bring health, welfare, and prosperity to billions From the team at CFACT ~     Written by Bryan Leyland and Tom Harris ~ At the recent Environmental Protection Agency public hearing in Charleston, West Virginia, on withdrawing the “Clean Power Plan,” anti-coal activists were out in force: the Climate […]

UN Agency To Congress: Drop Dead

December 4, 2017 by

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IARC takes US money, manipulates studies, colludes with activists – and snubs Congress By Paul Driessen ~ The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) in France has received over $48 million from America’s National Institutes of Health (NIH) to determine whether various chemicals cause cancer in humans. Of more than 900 chemicals it has […]

The Ethanol Mandate Promotes Swamp Dominance, Not Energy Dominance

November 14, 2017 by

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By Nicolas Loris and Samantha Block ~ Washington is known for political arm-twisting. There’s a good reason for that. It too often works, and it helps prop up bad policies like mandates to blend corn-based ethanol and other biofuels into our fuel supply. In September, the Environmental Protection Agency proposed cutting the volumetric requirements for […]

EPA Chief Set To Bar Government-Funded Experts From Agency’s Science Panels

October 23, 2017 by

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By Kevin Mooney ~ Try asking the nation’s top environmental protection official to “describe the shortcomings of the scientific evidence for climate change,” and what type of data he might find persuasive on the subject. You might shake loose news of major policy changes designed to end what President Donald Trump’s team sees as potential […]