Tag Archives: rogue agency

EPA issues new fuel-efficiency standard; Autos must average 54.5 mpg by 2025

Another effort to kill off more people by forcing them into lighter, less-protective buzz-boxes. Continue reading

Toledo Blade editorial: Try again, EPA

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency must regroup from a stunning court setback to its effort to get the latest pollution-control technology installed on aging coal-fired power plants in the Midwest and the South, including several in Ohio and Michigan. Continue reading

UNFCCC Newsletter #31

It is not true that UNFCCC stands for “United Nations for Союз Советских Социалистических” (UN for Soyuz Sovetskikh Sotsialisticheskikh or Union of People’s Councils). In fact it is supposed to be the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change and entirely coincidental that the organization is densely populated with anti-democratic big “S” Socialist anti-capitalist zealots. Continue reading

EPA Smack-Down Number Six

A federal court cashiers another illegal Obama regulation. Continue reading

Fresh off Supreme Court win, legal group girds for more battles with EPA

Alongside the replica London taxicab and a jar of candy on attorney Damien Schiff’s desk, a blue trucker cap has a place of honor. Continue reading

Marlo Lewis: U.S. Court of Appeals: Food, Fuel Groups not Injured by EPA’s Approval of E15, Hence Lack Standing to Sue — Huh?

Today, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals found in a 2-1 decision that automakers, petroleum refiners, and food producers lack standing to challenge the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) approval of E15 — a blend of gasoline and 15% ethanol — for motor vehicles manufactured after 2000. Continue reading

EPA actions at mine could hurt $220 billion in investments

The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) preemptive assessment of the Pebble Mine in Alaska could have a “chilling effect” on $220 billion in investments, according to the Brattle Group, an economic and financial consulting firm. Continue reading