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30 01, 2018

Reuters: Coal firms plead to courts, Trump for West Coast export terminals

2018-01-31T15:57:50+00:00 January 30th, 2018|Conflict of Interest, Media Coverage, Renewable Energy, War on Coal|

by Valerie Volcovici Reuters WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The ailing U.S. coal industry is ramping up its political and legal offensive to win approval for West Coast export terminals that could provide a lifeline to lucrative Asia markets. Coal producers filed two recent lawsuits against governments in Washington state and California challenging local decisions to block [...]

6 11, 2017

Grimes: CA Gov. Jerry Brown’s War Against Reality… and the Climate

2017-11-06T16:17:57+00:00 November 6th, 2017|"Climate Change", Conflict of Interest, War on Coal|

by Katy Grimes, E&E Legal Senior Media Fellow As appearing in the Canada Free Press California Gov. Jerry Brown says the world needs ‘brain washing’ on climate change. Sounding indeed brainwashed, Brown said, “The problem ... is us. It’s our whole way of life. It’s our comfort ... It’s the greed. It’s the indulgence. It’s [...]

15 10, 2017

Milloy: The Clean Power Plan’s Counterfeit Benefits

2017-10-18T13:58:39+00:00 October 15th, 2017|"Scare Pollution", Bad Science, Clean Power Plan, Media Coverage, Milloy, War on Coal|

by Steve Milloy, E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow As Appearing in the Wall Street Journal The Obama EPA claimed its regulation would have a $55 billion payoff. You’ll never believe how. The Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed repeal of the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan is a milestone. No Republican administration has ever mustered the courage [...]

29 08, 2017

Daily Caller: Vermont’s AG Denies Existence Of Emails Discussing Lengthy Probe Targeting Oil Groups

2017-09-05T13:24:18+00:00 August 29th, 2017|AG Collusion, Conflict of Interest, Hardin, Media Coverage, Suits, Vermont, War on Coal|

by Chris White The Daily Caller Vermont’s attorney general (AG) denied the existence of email documents showing the state’s involvement in a month’s long probe targeting fossil fuel groups, a conservative legal group reported Tuesday. Vermont’s AG office told E&E legal attorney Matthew Hardin during a court hearing Monday night that the state’s chief law enforcers [...]

9 08, 2017

Heartland Institute Experts React To Leaked Climate Science Special Report

2017-08-14T13:52:24+00:00 August 9th, 2017|"Climate Change", Bad Science, Conflict of Interest, Media Coverage, Tanton, War on Coal|

Heartland Institute Press Release The New York Times this week posted a draft of a climate science report by the federal government’s U.S. Global Change Research Program. The Timesclaimed it was leaking a confidential document, but apparently the draft was available for public comment for months. The report, which you can read here, was written by Obama-era staffers [...]

21 07, 2017

Delingpole: Solving the Mystery of How Donald Trump Got to be so Amazing on Climate Change…

2017-07-25T08:24:18+00:00 July 21st, 2017|"Climate Change", Conflict of Interest, Horner, Media Coverage, War on Coal|

by James Delingpole Breitbart On my Delingpole podcast this week we solve one of the great political mysteries of our time: how did President Donald Trump get to be so totally darned amazing on the environment, energy and ‘climate change’? My guest Chris Horner of the Competitive Enterprise Institute is pretty sure he has the answer. [...]

19 07, 2017

Horner on Delingpole’s Podcast

2017-07-20T17:45:43+00:00 July 19th, 2017|"Climate Change", 2015 Paris Talks, Conflict of Interest, Horner, Media Coverage, War on Coal|

On July 19, 2017, Breitbart's James Delingpole released a podcast of an interview he conducted with E&E Legal Senior Legal Fellow Chris Horner.  Horner was in the United Kingdom in early July, and his trip included a briefing to the House of Lords regarding President Trump's decision to withdraw the U.S. from the Paris Climate [...]

17 07, 2017

Milloy: A Step Toward Scientific Integrity at the EPA; Scott Pruitt sweeps out Obama-era science advisers. The agency needs truly independent ones.

2017-07-18T10:05:45+00:00 July 17th, 2017|"Scare Pollution", Bad Science, CASAC, Conflict of Interest, EPA, Media Coverage, Milloy, War on Coal|

by Steve Milloy, E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow As Appearing in the Wall Street Journal The Trump administration in May began the process of replacing the small army of outside science advisers at the Environmental Protection Agency. In June, 38 additional EPA advisers were notified that their appointments would not be renewed in August. To [...]

23 05, 2017

Press Release: On Heels of NYC “Divestment Week”, E&E Legal Forced to Sue New York City Comptroller for Stonewalling Divestment-Related Records

2017-05-23T16:53:19+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|Conflict of Interest, Green Groups, Hardin, Press Releases, Scandal, Stonewalling, War on Coal|

New York – The Energy & Environment Legal Institute (E&E Legal) has been forced yet again to sue a New York governmental entity for failure to adhere to that state's Freedom of Information Law (FOIL).  This time it’s the New York City Comptroller, in a suit filed in the Supreme Court for New York County last week. [...]

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