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by | Jun 30, 2022

The United States Supreme Court issued a 6-3 ruling in West Virginia v. EPA on Thursday, which significantly curtails the regulatory power of government agencies. The court, in a majority opinion written by Chief Justice John Roberts, found that the…

by | Jun 21, 2022

Germany and other European countries are facing the prospect of returning to coal and rationing gas supplies. On Monday, Germany’s economic minister Robert Habeck announced that Germany is planning to increase its gas storage capacity and considering reactivating coal-fired power…

by | Aug 20, 2021

George Will got it right in a recent column on climate change. The movement is driven by the progressive Left to further its anti-capitalist hatred of the petroleum, natural gas, and coal industries. The liberal Left in the United States and the…

by | May 25, 2021

Each year China is producing so much more in greenhouse gas emissions (GHGs) that the U.S. and EU could become carbon neutral and … it essentially wouldn’t matter. That is, if the world were truly on target to burn up…

by | Mar 11, 2021

Domestic climate debates are clouding our reasoning on energy exports. The latest example of this problem is the climate movement’s vocal opposition to a proposal from Sempra, a San Diego–based energy infrastructure company, to send natural gas to Mexico for…

by | Feb 14, 2021

Chinese President Xi Jinping greatly impressed President Joe Biden in their two-hour telephone conversation this week. That’s not entirely a good thing. Biden, briefing reporters on the Wednesday call, said, “Last night, I was on the phone for two straight…

by | Jan 3, 2020

Joe Biden’s “ancestors who worked in the coal mines in Northeast Pennsylvania and would come up after 12 hours and play football for four hours” frown upon his plan for miners to transition to code from coal. So do Neil…

by | Jul 28, 2017

Quick: what was the number one source of electricity production in the U.S. during the first half of 2017? If you answered renewable energy, you are wrong by a mile. If you answered natural gas, you were wrong by a…

by | Jun 1, 2017

The UN International Panel on Climate Change has warned for 29 years about greenhouse gases warming the planet beyond its ability to sustain life. They say the most harmful gas is methane, and the largest source of methane emissions is…

by | May 9, 2017

What a difference an election makes. Remember when liberals said there was NO WAY Donald Trump could or would ever revive the coal industry? He was called a liar and a charlatan for going to West Virginia and Pennsylvania and other parts…

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