Daily Archives: March 6, 2014

EPA global warming rules a “war on manufacturing”?

“Heritage Foundation analysts modeled the economic effects of a phase-out of coal between the years 2015 and 2038. Using the Heritage Foundation Energy Model, a derivative of the federal government’s National Energy Model System, we found that by the end of 2023, nearly 600,000 jobs will be lost, a family of four’s income will drop by $1,200 per year, and aggregate gross domestic product decreases by $2.23 trillion over the entire period of the analysis.[3 ]

Click here for the full Heritage Foundation report.

“Environmental Racism” charge is desparate political bullying

In the early 1990s, the US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) Science Advisory Board recommended that the agency set priorities….and target risk reduction efforts on those risks that pose the greatest threat. In a world of limited resources, this idea is a no brainer so even environmental groups should get it.

But the “Natural Resources Defense Council” is now doing more harm than good by carelessly throwing around charges of “racism”. click here