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Despite Failed History Of Energy Tax Credits, Some In Congress Push For More

April 20, 2022 by


By Joshua Loucks and Katie Tubb ~ The White House and some in Congress are reportedly testing the waters to see what energy tax carveouts might be salvageable from President Joe Biden’s multitrillion-dollar spending package, the Build Back Better Act, which fell apart last winter. Democrats are laboring to reframe the energy price crisis as […]

Heating Costs Likely To Soar, U.S. Foreign Energy Dependence To Increase

October 16, 2021 by


By Larry Bell ~ You might wish to rethink the importance of natural gas this winter as sunbeams and windmills fall far short of keeping your home water pipes from freezing and your Tesla recharged amid skyrocketing global energy costs. Americans are already feeling the pain as electricity and utility gas prices were up 5.2% […]

Rough Energy News For California

August 6, 2020 by


By Craig Rucker ~ Californians just received terrible news. Marathon Martinez, one of their major refineries, announced that it will go idle indefinitely. This will cost the Golden State thousands of jobs and hamper its economic recovery. Californians already suffer the highest fuel costs in the continental United States.  The loss of this refinery will […]

NAFTA Is Essential To Expanding US Energy Dominance

January 20, 2018 by


By Elliott Raia and Nicolas Loris ~ Since the expansion of hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling technologies broke the trend of high energy prices in 2014, Americans have prospered—not only from lower energy prices, but also increased economic growth. As access to abundant energy sources increases, businesses reaping the benefits of affordable energy have expanded […]

Obama’s Climate Plan Was A Failure On All Accounts

October 11, 2017 by


By Nicolas Loris ~ The Trump administration is dismantling President Barack Obama’s climate legacy piece by piece, and this week it’s taking an axe to arguably the biggest piece. In an expected move, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt officially began the process of rolling back the incorrectly named Clean Power Plan. If the Trump […]

Renewable Power Australia – Save Us From Wind Power

July 25, 2017 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Terry McCrann: Of course the Renewable Energy Target should be abolished. Former — future? — prime minister Tony Abbott is absolutely right. The RET is the fundamental reason that power prices across the nation have more than doubled to now be among the highest in the world in a country awash […]

The World Needs More Energy!

December 3, 2016 by


Paul Driessen from CFACT introduces this Guest Post ~ In his new article, my young Ugandan mentee Steven Lyazi makes a passionate appeal, asking that African and global leaders do much more to make fossil fuels and electricity available for poor families, nations and communities around the world. Only in that way, he convincingly argues, […]

Renewable Power Australia – Labor Party Leader Bill Shorten Versus The Economy: Demands Higher Power Prices

July 22, 2015 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Under pressure on leadership, the Australian Labor Party Leader Bill Shorten lurches even more to the Left, promising a policy that will savagely increase the cost of electricity: Opposition Leader Bill Shorten is set to unveil a bold climate policy goal requiring half of Australia’s large-scale energy production to be generated […]

CO2 Tax Australia – So What Does Paul Howes Say Now Aout The Carbon Tax?

March 4, 2014 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ The National Secretary of The Australian Workers Union, Paul Howes says our energy should be as cheap as possible – but spot what he fails to mention: Every time a manufacturing business goes to the wall we hear the same refrain: the costs of making things in Australia is unsustainably high. […]