Newspaper Articles – D. Brady Nelson

McConnell Files Resolution to Block EPA Carbon Dioxide Regulations

U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) filed a resolution of disapproval in an effort to block U.S.

Ohio EPA Proposes Phosphorus, Nitrogen Restrictions

The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency is proposing restrictions on phosphorus and nitrogen amounts in state waterways.

EPA, Sierra Club Force Expensive Power Plant Settlement in Wisconsin

Dairyland Power Cooperative of Wisconsin reached a joint settlement agreement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Sierra Club over alleged clean-air violations.

Oregon Officials Propose Killing Birds to Protect Salmon

Oregon Fish and Wildlife officials are seeking federal approval to kill protected marine birds to protect juvenile salmon. 

Mining Resurgence Revitalizes Upper Michigan Economy

Michigan’s economically beleaguered Upper Peninsula is experiencing a dramatic economic turnaround thanks to a resurgence in mining.

Dutch Pull the Plug on Offshore Wind Subsidies

The nation known for its iconic windmills is throwing in the towel on offshore wind power, as Dutch officials have determined the Netherlands can no longer afford large-scale subsidies for expensiv

North Dakota Challenges Minnesota Power Restrictions

North Dakota is suing Minnesota over a state law that impedes utilities from entering into new contracts to import coal-fired power from other states.

Climategate 2 Reveals Further Scientific Misconduct, Doubts

The United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is in damage control mode once again after an anonymous source released more than 5,000 emails revealing misconduct and fraud amo

Study: Global Warming Not a National Security Threat

Global warming is unlikely to damage U.S.