CPP

EPA Chief Scott Pruitt Pulls the Plug on the Clean Power Plan

by Steve MacDonald October 9, 2017

Back in March, President Trump signed an Executive Order asking the EPA to review the (the awful terrible) Clean Power Plan. EPA has, and now they are taking a hatchet to it. “I’m here to make an announcement that’s very, very important for you. Tomorrow, in Washington, D.C., I’ll be signing a proposed rule to […]

Read the full article →

Trump EO Will Kill Obama’s Clean Power Plan

by Steve MacDonald March 28, 2017

Today Mr. Trump is scheduled to sign an order to alter or eliminate job-killing Obama-Era Executive Orders on energy including the Clean Power Plan. The upcoming order goes even farther than axing the CPP, according to Bloomberg’s Jennifer Dlouhy, who got a sneak peek at Tuesday’s order. Here’s what it does: Orders EPA to review and “if […]

Read the full article →

New Hampshire Joins 18 State Coalition Looking to Screw the Rest of the Nation

by Steve MacDonald November 9, 2015
Thumbnail image for New Hampshire Joins 18 State Coalition Looking to Screw the Rest of the Nation

On November 4th the New Hampshire Attorney General’s office issued a press release announcing that it will join “24 States, Cities, and counties” in defense of  the EPA’s clean power plan (CPP). There are 18 states involved in this ‘defense’ posture, half of whom are already bound up by a the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative. These RGGI […]

Read the full article →

GrokTALK! Tim Wigley – Western Energy Alliance

by Steve MacDonald November 9, 2015
Thumbnail image for GrokTALK! Tim Wigley – Western Energy Alliance

Tim Wigley from the Western Energy Alliance joins us to talk EPA intrusion, the Clean Power Plan, regulatory impact on jobs and energy costs, and the need to push back against federal land grabs. The  entire podcast is available here. GrokTALK! is a Mobile-Ready Broadcast  

Read the full article →

Saudi Arabia And the US Senate Team Up To Screw Hybrid And Electric Car Owners

by Steve MacDonald November 5, 2015
Thumbnail image for Saudi Arabia And the US Senate Team Up To Screw Hybrid And Electric Car Owners

Back in May I published an article with Watchdog.org based on the Department of Energy 2015 Energy Outlook Report. According to the data it is difficult for Hybrid and Electric cars owners to recover the higher purchase price of a vehicle when gas prices are $3.90 a gallon. Depending on the model it would take anywhere […]

Read the full article →