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EPA Regs: A backdoor energy tax

Three Heritage Foundations scholars recently released a withering critique of the EPA’s proposed greenhouse gas regulations for new power plants and the soon-to-come regulations for existing power plants. The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) proposed greenhouse gas regulations for new power … Continue reading

30. January 2014 by Jason Hayes
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Deja vu all over again – carbon taxes = huge costs

Looks like the USA isn’t the only place that onerous regulations are ensuring fewer jobs and higher energy prices. This news.com.au story describes how the Aussie’s impending carbon tax will cost the Australian coal industry AUS $ 18 billion. THE … Continue reading

26. September 2011 by Jason Hayes
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