Green New Deal Would Lead to Drastic Increase Mining

Since President Trump’s removal of the United States from the Paris Climate Accord, one proposal Democrats have floated is a Green New Deal. Basically, the plan involves moving the United States to 100 percent renewable energy. However, according to The Washington Examiner, there is one catch: the plan will ratchet up hardrock mining. Citing a…

Obama Lies About Economic Growth, Oil and Gas Boom

Late last month former President Barack Obama had the audacity to take credit for the growth in U.S. oil and gas production like he tried to take credit for the economic growth under President Donald Trump. In fact, as The Washington Times reports quoting a study conducted by the Institute for Energy Research, then-President Obama…

Environmentalists Back Off of Carbon Tax

Politico says environmentalists have backed off from proposing taxes on carbon. The reason? Their news report says: This month’s fuel-tax riots in Paris and the defeat of a carbon-fee ballot measure in Washington state show the difficulty of getting people to support a levy on the energy sources that heat their homes and power their…

Anti-Macron Riots Are The Result of New Carbon Tax

France enacted new taxes on carbon as proposed by French President Emanuel Macron only to see riots riots break out in central Paris following two weeks of protests. The riots resulted in cars and buildings being set ablaze along with the infamous Arc de Triomphe being damaged. The taxes were obviously the last straw for…

The Anti-Pipeline Campaigns The Media Isn’t Reporting

David Blackmon has posted a column at Forbes pointing out the developing methods of well-funded anti-pipeline groups in which a number of new gas and oil pipeline projects around the country are experiencing delays thanks to their chicanery. Blackmon points out: 1) A stop-work order was issued by FERC on the Atlantic Coast Pipeline on…