Obama’s “Clean Power Plan” is replaced by the Affordable Clean Energy (ACE) rule

Confirmed – U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Issues New Clean Air Rule U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Issues New Clean Air Rule The July issue of Environment & Climate News reports that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced it has formally replaced the prior administration’s Clean Power Plan (CPP) with the Affordable Clean Energy (ACE) rule,…

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Ending Obama EPA climate deception

Let’s finally review Endangerment Finding used to justify trillions in climate and energy costs Paul Driessen In December 2009, the Obama Environmental Protection Agency issued its Endangerment Finding (EF) – decreeing that carbon dioxide (CO2) and other “greenhouse gases” (GHGs) endanger the health and welfare of Americans. In the process, EPA ignored the incredible economic,…

EPA Still Telling Americans to Brace for Climate Change Impacts

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Since defective climate science projections produced by federal agencies still stand uncorrected, the EPA continues to use those defective climate science projections to create a cascade of defective recommendations. New EPA document tells communities to brace for climate change impacts By Juliet Eilperin andBrady DennisApril 27 at 4:41 PM The Environmental Protection…

CEI Supports EPA’s Proposed Revision of Power Plant Rule

Marlo Lewis, Jr. • March 19, 2019 Yesterday I submitted comments on behalf of the Competitive Enterprise Institute supporting the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposal to dramatically scale back the agency’s 2015 rule establishing “carbon pollution” standards for new coal power plants. This post provides some quick background on EPA’s proposal and then summarizes the key…

DC District Court Hands Trump’s EPA A Major Victory Over Environmentalists

From The Daily Caller Michael Bastasch | Energy Editor The District of Columbia District Court granted the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) petition to dismiss legal action against a policy to prohibit scientists from receiving agency funding while sitting on advisory boards. EPA issued the policy directive in 2017 under former Administrator Scott Pruitt. A coalition…

Government (-driven) shutdowns have human consequences

Too many government regulators burden and shut down private sector businesses and jobs Paul Driessen Many observers praised President Trump’s 2019 State of the Union speech. Some said it was his best ever and even as one of the best SOTU speeches in history. It celebrated the nation’s progress, extolled its opportunities and sought bipartisan…

Scientist who rejects warming named to advisory board

From E & E News Scott Waldman, E&E News reporter Climatewire: Friday, February 1, 2019 John Christy, director of the University of Alabama, Huntsville, Earth System Science Center, will join EPA’s Science Advisory Board. Michael Mercier/University of Alabama, Huntsville The Earth will benefit from burning more fossil fuels and regulations on greenhouse gases must be…