By Ron Arnold | 10/18/13 09:44 AM
Global government policies to reduce carbon emissions will not prevent a hydrocarbon world. That’s what the World Energy Congress heard this week from energy research experts Wood Mackenzie.
By Ron Arnold | 10/10/13 03:17 PM
"Eight Million Children Dead" – that tragedy was laid directly at the feet of Greenpeace as a crime against humanity on a big golden protest banner unfurled last week in front of Greenpeace Canada’s offices in Toronto. The World Health Organization reports that about 250 million...
By Ron Arnold | 10/03/13 09:19 PM
For anyone who doubts that President Obama and his minions are choosing to make the government shutdown as painful as possible, be informed that it’s a decades-old White House ploy with a revealing name: “the Washington Monument Strategy.” It works like this: Turn visitors away from our...
By Ron Arnold | 09/27/13 09:13 AM
With headlines feeding public suspicion that a new U.N. climate report ignores evidence that global warming stopped (“paused” to the pious) nearly two decades ago, many readers likely already know that “IPCC” means the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.
By Ron Arnold | 09/20/13 08:22 AM
My copy of the leaked final draft of the world’s most influential global warming report, despite authors of the highest reputation, reads like something from a mental hospital with no doctors or nurses. The 31-page “Summary for Policymakers” of the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel...
By Ron Arnold | 09/12/13 04:35 PM
Washington’s R Street Institute got their IRS approval as a stand-alone non-profit free market conservative think tank — but one with a difference. Some of its positions surprised other conservative think tanks.
By Ron Arnold | 09/06/13 10:53 AM
There they go again.“The Environmental Protection Agency has been caught placing hurdles in the path of groups it views as hostile or inconvenient to its agenda,” veteran Freedom of Information Act hurdle-jumping attorney Chris Horner told me this week.
By Ron Arnold | 08/29/13 03:45 PM
Tom Steyer, San Francisco hedge-fund billionaire and million-dollar donor to Democratic candidates -- including President Obama -- is something of a one-man Big Green with greater wealth and deeper contacts than many activist non-profit foundations.
By Ron Arnold | 08/22/13 09:35 PM
Six federally recognized Native Alaskan tribes and commercial fishing interests started what may well prove to be Big Green's biggest ballyhoo ever with a May 2010 letter to the Environmental Protection Agency against the proposed Pebble Mine -- a huge prospect of copper, gold, and molybdenum...
By Ron Arnold | 08/15/13 02:40 PM
In the past decade or so, there were 345,052 foundation grants for the environment, totaling $20,826,664,000 (twenty billion and change), according to an authoritative database.
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