Obama Whines About Trump Rolling Back Auto Emission Standards

Citing high unemployment statistics, the Trump Administration rolled back fuel-efficiency standards put in place by President Barack Obama yesterday. According to The Hill, despite the case made for the new auto emission rules by Trump’s predecessor, there were doubts the new standards would actually save lives and even increase the cost of producing automobiles. The… Read More Obama Whines About Trump Rolling Back Auto Emission Standards

States Lift Restrictions, Taxes on Single-Use Plastic Bags

As a result of the coronavirus, states and municipalities are lifting restrictions and even taxes on single-use plastic bags. Even major supermarket chains, like Safeway, have decided to dump allowing the use of reusable bags. This is an acknowledgement that reusable bags do, in fact, spread sickness. States Welcome Back Single-Use Plastic Bags to Avoid… Read More States Lift Restrictions, Taxes on Single-Use Plastic Bags

Bloomberg battalion working out of Mass. AG’s office

Special Assistant Attorneys General paid by green lobby By MICHAEL GRAHAM | PUBLISHED: June 4, 2019 Boston Herald Welcome to Massachusetts: the best justice system money can buy. And in Attorney General Maura Healey’s office, they mean that literally. Right now, there are two lawyers working in Healy’s office as “Special Assistant Attorneys General,” with… Read More Bloomberg battalion working out of Mass. AG’s office

Environmentalists: Clean Energy Just as Bad as Dirty Energy

A Maine power company has offered to build a power transmission line so the state of Massachusetts can obtain power from a hydroelectric utility company in Quebec, Canada. This being done to stick to the Massachusetts Republican Governor’s carbon footprint reduction campaign. There is one tiny problem: environmentalists with the Natural Resources Defense Council and… Read More Environmentalists: Clean Energy Just as Bad as Dirty Energy

Boston Judge Accepts Climate Necessity Defence, Dismisses Charges

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Judge Mary Ann Driscoll has dismissed criminal charges against protestors including Al Gore’s daughter on the grounds that their actions were necessary to prevent climate change. Judge sets aside charges in pipeline protest Jordan Graham Thursday, March 29, 2018 … The protesters, including Karenna Gore, the daughter of former Vice […]… Read More Boston Judge Accepts Climate Necessity Defence, Dismisses Charges

Despite Popularity, Some States Have Declared War on Natural Gas

Two years ago, rather than coal, natural gas became the fuel of preference for powering plants that generatate electricity. However, its popularity has quickly diminished and using the fuel is under scrutiny in some states. According to The Wall Street Journal, state regulators, renewable energy proponents and environmentalists are insisting that existing or proposed natural… Read More Despite Popularity, Some States Have Declared War on Natural Gas

Environmentalists Lose on Two Legal Fronts

Despite the wave of lawsuits from environmentalist organizations in reaction to the Trump Administration’s environmental policies, fortunately, there are (albeit limited) instances where greens have lost. At times governments push back against environmentalists because their policies are will destroy jobs or economic growth. For example, in Massachusetts a federal agency disputed claims made by the… Read More Environmentalists Lose on Two Legal Fronts

Boston Globe Thrashes Environmentalists for “Pipeline Absolutism”

In a welcome move, the Editorial Board of The Boston Globe has issued a public and much needed thrashing of environmentalists for their ardent opposition to pipelines entitled: Our Russian ‘pipeline,’ and its ugly toll. In its opening paragraph, the declaration of the publication states (emphasis included): To build the new $27 billion gas export… Read More Boston Globe Thrashes Environmentalists for “Pipeline Absolutism”

Obama outlaws fishing at Cape Cod, bankrupts area commercial fishing

With the stroke of a pen President Barack Obama announced today he will outlaw commercial fishing in an area of Cape Cod by designating 5000 square miles of the Atlantic Ocean off of the Cape Cod coastline. According to Masslive, commercial fishermen are livid, while environmentalists are ecstatic. The designation applies to an area close to Georges Bank,… Read More Obama outlaws fishing at Cape Cod, bankrupts area commercial fishing