Manhattan Institute

Fracking, Not Solar Power, Is Reducing U.S. Carbon-Dioxide Emissions

Oren Cass
November 18, 2015

Testimony before the Senate and Environment and Publci Works Committee detailing how for all the support solar power recieves it has done little or nothing to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, while

Fracking, Not Solar Power, Is Reducing U.S. Carbon-Dioxide Emissions

Oren Cass
November 3, 2015

For all of the attention and federal funds given to renewable energy, it remains a blip on America’s energy radar: solar power represents less than 1 percent of U.S. electricity generation.

LESS CARBON, HIGHER PRICES How California’s Climate Policies Affect Lower-Income Residents

Jonathan Lesser
July 28, 2015

Argues California's clean power regulations, including its renewable power mandate, amount to a regressive tax.

Conservatives and climate change

Jim Manzi, Peter Wehner
June 19, 2015

Argues conservatives should accept the view that humans are causing climate change while rejecting alarmist predictions of harm.

The Carbon Tax Shell Game

Oren Cass
June 19, 2015

The carbon tax is a shell game.

STEP ON THE GAS! How to Extend America’s Energy Advantage

Oren Cass
July 22, 2015

Argues that we should press America's current energy advantage to sustain the economic burst it has fostered over the long term.

SHALE 2.0 Technology and the Coming Big-Data Revolution in America’s Shale Oil Fields

Mark P. Mills
May 20, 2015

The recent oil-price collapse was caused by the astonishing growth in U.S. shale output, responsible for three-fourths of new global oil supply since 2008.


Robert Bryce
March 18, 2015

The federal Renewable Fuel Standard, enacted under President Bush in 2007 requires gasoline refiners to blend corn ethanol into the gasoline they sell.

NOT BEYOND COAL How the Global Thirst for Low-Cost Electricity Continues Driving Coal Demand

Robert Bryce
November 26, 2014

The continuing demand for low cost energy is driving demand for coal production and use.

An Unsettling Climate

Rupert Darwall
July 15, 2014

Global warming alarmists are betraying science for political reasons. Many scientists dissent from the view that humans activities are primarily to blame for a dangerous warming of the globe.

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