Browsing All posts tagged under »EPA (Environmental Protection Agency)«

What Obama Is Doing To Seal His Environmental Record

August 27, 2016 by


By Fred Lucas ~ Before his last day in office, President Barack Obama wants to impose new fuel-efficiency standards and establish a green energy plan for North America to top off an environmental legacy including major international agreements and a massive expansion of regulations and subsidies. “He will be leaving office with a very strongly […]

What’s Wrong With The EPA Analysis Used To Justify New Fuel Standards For Trucks

August 19, 2016 by


By Nicolas Loris ~ In a continued effort to address alleged man-made global warming, the Obama administration has finalized energy efficiency standards for medium and heavy-duty trucks. While the administration is pledging to reduce fuel use and cut greenhouse gas emissions, its stringent energy mandate will do nothing to affect climate change. What it will […]

White House Turns Up Heat On Climate Alarm

August 3, 2016 by


A tsunami of hot air from Obama, McCarthy, and the media mimics By Larry Bell ~ You have probably heard President Obama and other administration notables feverishly lament that 2015 was the hottest year “on record” following a previous one set in 2014. Yes, but did you also hear any mention of by how much? […]

These Climate Change Regulations Will Increase Your Electric Bill

July 30, 2016 by


By Elayne Allen and Nicolas Loris ~ Amid the summer heat, American households are thankful for affordable, reliable air conditioning. But the Obama administration’s war on coal is going to drive up energy prices for families who want to keep cool in the summer and stay warm in the winter. A recent study by Heritage […]

You Could Pay More To Fly Under This EPA Climate Change Rule

July 28, 2016 by


By Katie Tubb ~ Flying used to be a luxury only the rich could afford. Advances in the airline industry making travel more efficient and affordable have expanded the mobility of hundreds of millions of Americans. But a decision by the Environmental Protection Agency is likely to take air travel backward. The EPA on Monday […]

More Job Killing Rules From EPA

June 12, 2016 by


Social cost of methane regulations will further constrain energy production, for no benefit By Paul Driessen ~ Having already done yeoman’s work stifling economic growth and job creation, President Obama’s Environmental Protection Agency is doubling down again. The United States created a paltry 38,000 new jobs in May: one for every 8,000 Americans. Its labor […]

Why New Mexico Resorted To Suing EPA For Gold King Mine Spill

May 26, 2016 by


By John-Michael Seibler ~ A back-hoe operator accidentally struck an oil pipeline in Alaska in 1994, and 1,000 to 5,000 gallons of oil spilled into the Skagway River. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) had his supervisor—who was at-home and off-duty at the time of the accident—criminally prosecuted for negligent discharge under the Clean Water Act. […]