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GAO Report Shows NEPA is Broken Oil and Natural Gas Oil


WASHINGTON — IER Senior Vice President Dan Kish issued the following statement after the release of the Government Accountability Office’s (GAO) report on the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA):

“GAO’s report indicates that NEPA is long past broken. What began as a law to encourage public participation and transparency has turned into a tool for delaying projects on federal lands. It’s paralysis by analysis. Opponents of energy production have been

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Germany’s Green Energy Failure Analysis Wind


WASHINGTON – The Institute for Energy Research today released the first entry in a new series of case studies on Europe’s green energy programs. For years, some policymakers have pointed to Europe as an exemplar of good energy policy, arguing that the U.S. should subsidize renewables through programs like the wind production tax credit or green energy mandates. Now that Europe’s green energy policies have been in place for years, …

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SCOTUS Sides with Big Government Coal Coal

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“It is becoming clear that the Justices are now becoming part of the Washington elite, which accepts power in the hands of the government as the coin of the realm. It is too bad they condone taking those coins from the hands of working men and women who can ill afford them.” -Daniel Kish

WASHINGTON — IER released today the following statement from Senior Vice President Daniel Kish after the …

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