Energy and Environment

Top Environment Stories – Subscribe to Energy and Environment here

Debater Claims Florida Tea Party Meeting Biased Venue for Solar Debate

Debbie Dooley, leader of the self-proclaimed Green Tea Party, accused Florida Tea Party members of being biased after Tea Party members unanimously rejected her proposed solar power monopoly for the state.  The Atlanta, Georgia-based Dooley is pushing an amendment to the Florida Constitution that would create a special market for on-site electricity sales and give the solar power industry a government-protected monopoly on those sales. Dooley claims the proposed amendment advances free...

The Economics of Climate Policy

A variety of policies have been proposed, and some of them enacted, to shift people away from fossil fuel use. Benjamin Zycher, Ph.D., John E. Searle chair at the American Enterprise Institute; Tiffany Roberts, co-founder and executive director of the California Aspire Project; and David Kreutzer, Ph.D., a senior research fellow at the Heritage Foundation, discussed the consequences of these policies at The Heartland Institute’s Tenth International Conference on Climate Change. Zycher Disses...

Read the latest issue of Environment and Climate News

A monthly publication featuring the latest news on the issues that matter most.

Latest News in Environment

Syndicate content