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    The Right AOC on Point: Pipeline shutdown offers preview of Green New Deal

    John Locke Foundation CEO Amy Cooke, “The Right AOC,” explains why this week’s pipeline shutdown should make us more concerned about the Green New Deal. Contact Amy at [email protected] Follow her at https://www.facebook.com/TheRightAOC and https://twitter.com/TheRightAOC.
    Mitch Kokai, May 14, 2021
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    ‘Lunacy’ of Biden’s Energy Policy Becomes Clear

    Tristan Justice writes for the Federalist about one potential outcome of the recent Colonial Pipeline fiasco and a New Mexico oil problem. Long lines, high prices, and empty gas stations up and down the eastern seaboard provoked flashbacks to the last time an administration embraced green energy as…
    Mitch Kokai, May 14, 2021
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    Being ‘Green’ Pays Off With Biden in White House

    Collin Anderson and Matthew Foldi of the Washington Free Beacon detail recent rewards for a particular special-interest group that has backed President Biden. Fundraising group Clean Energy for Biden raked in millions from industry professionals by promising unprecedented growth in “climate tech” should Democrats win the White…
    Mitch Kokai, May 14, 2021
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    If Biden Can Support Keeping Nuclear Power Operating, Can Cooper?

    There simply is no “nuclear generation replacement” that could “meet NC’s future baseload electric[ity] needs” without greatly increasing both electricity prices and energy emissions.
    Jon Sanders, May 12, 2021
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    Biden’s climate agenda and an ‘elephant in the room’

    Josh Siegel of the Washington Examiner highlights a critical flaw in President Biden’s climate strategy. There’s a looming problem with President Joe Biden’s climate agenda. The administration is considering taxing imports of carbon-intensive goods, fulfilling a Biden campaign promise to punish China and other countries that are “failing…
    Mitch Kokai, May 11, 2021
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    Kerry’s climate goal swings toward the extreme

    Charlotte Pence Bond writes for the Daily Wire about Biden climate czar John Kerry’s disturbing ideas involving carbon dioxide. At the virtual Leaders’ Climate Summit on Thursday, climate czar John Kerry made the claim that even if a goal of net-zero emissions is achieved, carbon dioxide will still…
    Mitch Kokai, April 26, 2021
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    Biden climate summit labeled ‘unserious’

    Editors at National Review Online question President Biden’s latest step on climate change. President Joe Biden is convening a “virtual climate summit” — which is a very fancy thing to call a conference call — to be addressed by Xi Jinping and Vladimir Putin, among others. It comes…
    Mitch Kokai, April 23, 2021
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    ‘Green infrastructure’ supporters would make big green

    Collin Anderson of the Washington Free Beacon highlights the self-interested motives of some backers of “green infrastructure” policies. Democratic lawmakers and expert witnesses pushing President Joe Biden’s $2 trillion “green infrastructure” package stand to profit from the plan, financial records reviewed by the Washington Free Beacon show. Biden’s…
    Mitch Kokai, April 22, 2021