No, Banning Fossil Fuels Won’t Raise Life Expectancy; Fossil-fueled Electricity Will

Mathematical modeler Caleb Stewart Rossiter of the CO2 Coalition reviews a model-based life expectancy study published in the journal Cardiovascular Research. The model misleadingly projects only the benefits and not the costs of eliminating affordable, reliable, and increasingly clean fossil fuels in favor of expensive, intermittent “renewables.” With only a third of homes having access to 

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Senate Dems unveil California-style $400B per year climate-change plan

Schumer warns climate impacts will be ‘catastrophic’ without immediate action Senate Democrats on Tuesday rolled out an ambitious climate change plan that calls for spending $400 billion annually to achieve net-zero emissions no later than 2050, even as California struggles with rolling blackouts under a comparable statewide renewable energy standard. The 263-page report, the latest 

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Russia bristles at proposed EU carbon tax

(EurActiv, 27 Aug 2020) Russia on Wednesday (26 August) voiced fears over EU plans for carbon taxes on imports from countries outside the bloc, a move that would hit hard a country heavily dependent on hydrocarbons trade. Former president and prime minister Dmitri Medvedev — now deputy head of Russia’s Security Council — warned of 

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Analysis of DEP’s Modeling of the Economic, Health, and Environmental Impacts of the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative

Testimony of Caleb Stewart Rossiter, Ph.D., Executive Director of the CO2 Coalition Before the Pennsylvania House Environmental Resources and Energy Committee A video of this testimony is available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2MJAaOYyG5Q&feature=youtu.be Chairman Metcalfe, Chairman Vitali, Members of the Committee, it is an honor to have this opportunity to discuss with you the possible impacts of your 

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Energy Freedom Resolution

By Robert Bradley Jr. This resolution is a statement on the relationship between energy, freedom, and human wellbeing. The members of this coalition agree: a free market is the means through which affordable, reliable energy can best enhance people’s lives, here in America and across the world. I. Affordable, reliable energy is a vital aspect 

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Nuclear to Replace Wind and Solar

By Norman Rogers In the words of James Hansen, the scientist most responsible for promoting global warming, wind and solar are “grotesque” solutions for reducing CO2 emissions. Michael Shellenberger, a prominent activist, has the same opinion. Hansen and Shellenberger, as well as many other global warming activists, have come to the conclusion that nuclear energy is the 

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VP nominee Kamala Harris has a particular climate-change agenda: environmental justice

By Rachel Koning Beals The former California AG, with proposed Climate Equity Act, has already indicated she’ll address air quality in poorer zip codes and punish those who pollute If presumed Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden’s climate-change policy is, by some accounts, too broad to make implementation a surety, the focus of his newly named 

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