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Coal-fired electricity generation is far cleaner today than ever before. The popular misconception that our air quality is getting worse

November 20, 2017

The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), a cap-and-trade program between nine northeastern and mid-Atlantic states, was recently extended. The states

September 19, 2017

In a recent editorial, the NYT argued that we have “proof that a carbon tax works.” By “works,” the editorial

January 22, 2016

Back in 2010, President Obama admitted that Congress and the American people had rejected a cap-and-trade program but that there

December 15, 2015

According to AAA, California has the highest gasoline prices in the United States.[i] There are several reasons for this distinction.

October 16, 2015

A recent story from Seattle showcases the absurdity of the attempt by a few vocal intellectuals to convince U.S. conservatives

August 11, 2015
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