Browsing All posts tagged under »Methane Emissions«

Bill Nye: Global Warming Could Be Solved If Cows Are Bred To Fart Less

March 31, 2017 by

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By Randy Hall ~ Bill Nye produced a curious video on Wednesday, March 29, in which “the Science Guy” claimed that global warming might be solved by genetically engineering livestock to produce less of the methane greenhouse gas farted by animals ranging from cows to sheep or goats.“ Agriculture researchers are going to produce or […]

More Job Killing Rules From EPA

June 12, 2016 by

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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 […]

Methane Mendacity – And Madness

April 11, 2016 by

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Radical green and government agitators slam methane in latest bid to terminate fossil fuel use By Paul Driessen ~ Quick: What is 17 cents out of $100,000? If you said 0.00017 percent, you win the jackpot. That number, by sheer coincidence, is also the percentage of methane in Earth’s atmosphere. That’s a trivial amount, you […]

4 Reasons Obama’s New Methane Emission Regulations Don’t Make Sense

August 19, 2015 by

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By Nicolas Loris ~ The Obama administration is proposing new regulations to reduce methane emissions for the oil and gas industry 40 percent to 45 percent from 2012 levels by 2025. Here are four things you need to know. 1. Methane emissions are not harmful. Methane emissions in the United States present no human health […]

Methane Deceptions

January 27, 2015 by

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Deception, agenda and folly drive latest Obama EPA anti-hydrocarbon rules. Are farmers next? By Paul Driessen ~ First they came for the coal mining and power plant industry, and most people did not speak out because they didn’t rely on coal, accepted Environmental Protection Agency justifications at face value, or thought EPA’s war on coal […]

The EPA’s Newest Strategy To Sneakily Restrict Fracking, Drilling

January 26, 2015 by

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By Stephen Moore ~ Recently the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced major new regulations on the emissions of methane into the air from oil and gas production. It calls methane a “potent” pollutant and its new rules would require a 45 percent reduction by 2025 from 2012 levels. Most Americans support these new rules, according […]

The War On Cows: From Methane To Meat Taxes

April 17, 2014 by

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By Daren Bakst ~ Last month, the President released a climate action plan designed to cut methane emissions. If you are a cow, be afraid. Be very afraid. The same goes for humans. The plan outlines voluntary measures, such as a “Biogas Roadmap,” to reduce dairy sector greenhouse gas emissions by 25 percent by 2020. […]