“In spite of Obama anti-energy policy, oil production is up and emissions are down.” Continue reading Video: Joe Barton comments on Obama address
From the AP: Continue reading AP debunks Obama on climate claims
“When we point out that no matter how many job-killing laws we pass, our government can’t control the weather – he accuses us of wanting dirty water and dirty air… Instead of wasting more taxpayer money on so-called “clean energy” companies like Solyndra, let’s open up more federal lands for safe and responsible exploration. And let’s reform our energy regulations so that they’re reasonable and based on common sense. If we can grow our energy industry, it will make us energy independent, it will create middle class jobs and it will help bring manufacturing back from places like China.” Continue reading Rubio slams Obama on climate and clean energy
“But he offered no details on what steps he’s prepared to take if Congress fails to act.” Continue reading Obama to Congress in State of the Union: Act on climate or I will
So says a The Nation’s DC reporter.
“Presidents almost always toss a few environmental promises into the State of the Union Address. Then they almost always fail to deliver.” Continue reading State of the Union is often paved with green intentions
After years of talking about it, we are finally poised to control our own energy future. We produce more oil at home than we have in 15 years. We have doubled the distance our cars will go on a gallon of gas, and the amount of renewable energy we generate from sources like wind and solar – with tens of thousands of good, American jobs to show for it. We produce more natural gas than ever before – and nearly everyone’s energy bill is lower because of it. And over the last four years, our emissions of the dangerous carbon pollution that threatens our planet have actually fallen. Continue reading Read it first: Climate/Energy section of Obama SOTU here!
“Hello Canada! Are you ready — ready for a new national tax on carbon that will ding pocketbooks across the country? My bet is that a new carbon tax is coming, made almost inevitable by Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s full-bore push to secure Washington’s approval of the Keystone XL pipeline.” Continue reading Terence Corcoran: The price of Keystone may be a carbon tax
More like climate drama queens. Continue reading The New Abolitionists: Global warming is the great moral crisis of our time
As far as labels matter. Continue reading NOAA: Sandy not a ‘hurricane’ at landfall