Climate

Publications

, Deseret News
Why these conservatives changed their minds on climate change
Josiah Neeley

From Deseret News:
The biggest source of conservative skepticism on climate change is fear of what the solution might be, said Josiah Neeley, senior fellow in energy policy at the R Street…

, Republic En
Climate Week En Review, November 22, 2019
Josiah Neeley

From Republic En:

And while we haven’t been fully debriefed on Bob’s tour of the Lone Star State, here is a teaser photo of him with EcoRighters Josiah Neeley from R Street…

, Washington Examiner
Regulators must unleash new nuclear power technology to fight climate change
William Murray

Lost in the hubbub over climate lawsuits and unrest is how investments in emissions-reduction technology made over the past decade are starting to improve the clean energy marketplace.

Of…

, S&P Global
Washington Week: FERC pick heads to Congress, EPA moves coal ash deadline
William Murray

From S&P Global:

The R Street Institute will host a discussion on “Understanding Carbon-Neutral and Carbon-Negative Technologies” at the Capitol Visitor Center in Washington, D.C.

, The Daily Caller
Elton John Wants To Tax The Rest Of Us ‘For The Environment’ — So Why Not Tax His Jet?
Josiah Neeley

Are celebrities bad for the environment?
One hears this claim with growing frequency as critics point out the inconsistency between the pro-environment views espoused by many in the jet set and…

, ClimateXchange
It’s raining carbon pricing bills on Capitol Hill: a comparative look
Josiah Neeley

From ClimateXchange:
Nevertheless, thanks to Rooney’s support, the two bills can be branded as bipartisan; conservative-leaning think tanks, like Niskanen Center and R-Street…

US Conservative and Libertarian Experts and Solar Geoengineering: An Assessment
Josiah Neeley

From European Journal of American Studies:

Neeley, Josiah. “Geoengineering: The Cold War on Global Warming.” R-Street, February 27,…

, Urbane Cowboys Podcast
Hot Enough For Ya? (The Climate Science Episode)
Josiah Neeley

From The Urbane Cowboys Podcast:

We are joined by John Nielsen-Gammon, Texas State Climatologist. We talk about climate science and policy implications.

Cohosted by Josiah Neeley of R…

Climate Tariffs Are Coming
Josiah Neeley

The list of people who both support President Trump’s pro-tariff trade agenda and support a carbon tax isn’t very large. But it may be about to get a little bit larger. Last week, at the National…

Was the Clean Power Plan Pointless?
Josiah Neeley

After much anticipation, the Trump administration has recently unveiled its replacement for the Obama-era Clean Power Plan. The CPP, which was the subject of legal challenges and many dire economic…