Environmental Regulation


, National Review
Removing carbon from the air isn’t becoming ‘cheap’
Media Coverage

From National Review:
Josiah Neeley of R Street, meanwhile, points out that
even at the low end of the cost range, $94 a ton is still more than double the Obama administration’s estimate of…

, Forbes
Pending stricter marine fuel regulations roiling oil markets
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William Murray cited in Forbes:
The IMO regulations will undoubtedly be supportive of higher oil prices. Indeed, past implementation of environmental rules on fuels has proved this, most recently…

, Greenbiz
‘Clean tax cuts’ and the global free market for plastic solutions
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From GreenBiz:

Key meetings have been co-hosted by groups like Rocky Mountain Institute, The Nature Conservancy, the Sabin Center for Climate Change Law at Columbia University and the R Street…

, Washington Examiner
Daily on Energy: Senate loses climate bill advocate in John McCain’s passing
Media Coverage

From Washington Examiner:
“It’s going to be so interesting to watch if are we going to see the Clean Air Act moving forward be about addressing carbon pollution in a broad power sector sense, or…

, New York Times
Trump’s plan for coal emissions: Let coal states regulate them
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From The New York Times:

“Everyone who votes on climate change is a Democratic base,” said Eli Lehrer, president of R Street, a free-market think tank in Washington that supports policies to…

What’s in Andrew Wheeler’s EPA wheelhouse?
William Murray

Quickly, after so many months in the news, Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) Chief Scott Pruitt’s name has entered the way-back machine, along with his private phone booth and used…

CAFE Standards
William Murray & Ian Adams














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, Washington Examiner
A simple change at the EPA can help drivers, automakers, and the environment
William Murray

Given the direction of previous Trump administration environmental decisions, the Environmental Protection Agency’s April announcement halting the continued escalation of Obama-era Corporate…

, Washington Examiner
How Scott Pruitt and the EPA can get back to basics
William Murray

The Trump administration’s decision on May 10 to set new guidelines for National Ambient Air Quality Standards could benefit the Environmental Protection Agency greatly if EPA Administrator Scott…

, Federalist
Taking the environment seriously starts with shaking your fist at the kids on your lawn
Josiah Neeley

Earth Day doesn’t exactly have a reputation as a conservative holiday. Started by hippies or something in 1970, the first Earth Day events were full of environmental doom and gloom, and included a…