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Analysis and Commentary

The Coming Tsunami of Trash

by Niall Fergusonvia Los Angeles Times
Monday, August 7, 2006

There is a wonderfully sinister poem by Edgar Allan Poe, "The City in the Sea," which depicts an Atlantis-like metropolis lost beneath the "melancholy waters" of a "lurid sea…

Analysis and Commentary

Logic and land use

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Thursday, July 20, 2006

When conservationists talk about "saving" this and "protecting" that, logical questions might be: Saving it from whom…

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Letter to the Editor: I Have a Dream: Scientific, Logical Regulation

by Henry I. Millervia Wall Street Journal
Thursday, July 13, 2006

In regard to "Weekend Interview: Get Your Priorities Right" by Kimberley A. Strassel (editorial page, July 8): Bjorn Lomborg calls for more advocacy for efficient ways to accomplish major international health, economic and environmental goals…

Analysis and Commentary

Can't Shrug Off Regulatory Toll Topping $1 Tril

by Henry I. Millervia Investor's Business Daily
Monday, July 10, 2006

Danish political scientist Bjorn Lomborg, who became a punching bag for environmental activists after he challenged the popular wisdom that the natural environment is deteriorating, in a recent interview repeated the theme of his controversial book, "The Skeptical Environmentalist …

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Carbon Dioxide called a threat to ocean

by Juliet Eilperinvia Washington Post
Thursday, July 6, 2006

The escalating level of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere is making the world's oceans more acidic, government and independent scientists say...

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Gore & Co. display obvious addiction to use of coercion

by Tibor R. Machanvia Freedom News Networks
Saturday, July 1, 2006

Recently, I expressed skepticism about Al Gore's story of global warming and climate change…

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Ozone hole in the head

by Henry I. Millervia Washington Times
Friday, June 30, 2006

Scandals, incompetence and profligacy at the United Nations are hardly news these days, but many of the organization's worst transgressions are hidden from public view…

Analysis and Commentary

Environmental False Alarms

by Terry Andersonvia Hoover Daily Report
Wednesday, April 13, 2005

Montana's environment is getting better, not worse.

THE BOTTOMLESS WELL: Are We Running out of Energy?

with Peter W. Huber, Jonathan Koomeyvia Uncommon Knowledge
Friday, February 11, 2005

Many petroleum experts predict that world oil production will peak by the end of the decade. Will the United States soon be entering a period of worsening energy shortages and soaring energy costs? And, if so, what should the government to do about it? Or will the ever-improving technological efficiencies of the free market provide access to virtually endless sources of new energy? Peter Robinson speaks with Peter Huber and Jonathan Koomey.

An Energy Policy for the Twenty-first Century

by James L. Sweeneyvia Hoover Digest
Sunday, January 30, 2005

The challenge for the next four years: to implement energy policies that allow plentiful energy at reasonable costs, that enhance energy security, and that reduce emissions of carbon dioxide. By James L. Sweeney.

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Energy Policy Task Force


The Task Force on Energy Policy addresses energy policy in the United States and its effects on our domestic and international political priorities, particularly our national security.