Energy and Environment on Townhall

Scottie Hughes - Tue Apr 30

Ready for the next Solyndra? If you haven’t heard of GreenTech Automotive, that’s going to change. And fast. ... more

Robert Knight - Mon Apr 29

Now that an unusually cold spring is giving way to warmer weather and Earth Day is behind us, it’s a good time to revisit the campaign to turn us all into progressive environmentalists. ... more

Rich Galen - Mon Apr 29

I've done work for T. Boone Pickens and the Pickens Plan since 2008. I wanted to mention this at the top because we're going to be discussing natural gas. ... more

Paul Driessen - Sat Apr 27

The interminable war on drilling, fracking and the Keystone XL pipeline has taken some bizarre turns. Now it’s getting worse, as opponents grow more desperate, and the moon again grows full. ... more

Humberto Fontova - Fri Apr 26

“More than four decades after the first Earth Day,” declared President Obama in an address this week, “millions of Americans have answered the call to protect the environment. ... more

Washington, D.C. - Tue Apr 23

David Gordon, former Director of Policy Planning, says President Obama will probably okay the Keystone pipeline. ... more

Rich Tucker - Mon Apr 22

Every religion needs a creed. A set of beliefs that its followers can adhere to. A flag they can rally around in good times and bad. ... more

Katie Kieffer - Mon Apr 15

Recycling is fine. Conservation is fine. But sometimes greenies cross the line. They expect you and me to go jobless and hungry so they can save a porcupine. ... more

Paul Driessen - Sat Apr 13

High cost, no benefit does nothing to forestall agency’s quest for ecological utopia. ... more

David Harsanyi - Thu Apr 4

All that money. All that effort. All the sermonizing and bloodcurdling imagery and still, Americans don't seem to be evolving quickly enough on the environment. ... more

Debra J. Saunders - Thu Apr 4

Whom does Barack Obama want to please more -- out-of-work adults who would love a high-wage job building the Keystone XL pipeline or tony venture capitalists who travel cloistered in private jets when they're not complaining that Washington doesn't do enough about global warming? ... more

John Stossel - Wed Apr 3

Environmental activists and politicians would like you to think that we must love their regulations -- or hate trees and animals. ... more

Tom Borelli - Tue Mar 26

President Obama has made it clear, both in word and action, that climate-change regulation is a top priority for his second term. Putting aside the legitimate questions about the science behind climate-change alarmism, the nomination of Gina McCarthy as EPA administrator is just the latest sign that the president is determined to push a market-subverting, economy-handcuffing energy agenda on the American people. ... more

Sandra Fabry - Sun Mar 24

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has become increasingly notorious for overstepping its authority. ... more

Victor Davis Hanson - Thu Mar 21

For all the Obama-era talk of decline, there is at least one reason why America probably won't, at least not quite yet. ... more

John Stossel - Wed Mar 13

Celebrities are now upset about fracking, the injection of chemicals into the ground to crack rocks to release oil and gas. With everyone saying they want alternatives to foreign oil, I'd think celebrities would love fracking. ... more

Susan Stamper Brown - Tue Mar 12

To understand the environmentalists' theology you must check common sense at the door. On the surface, wind turbines seem like a great alternative to fossil fuel. But the dirty little secret is fossil fuels are used to fill in during down times. ... more

Ed Feulner - Sat Feb 23

Say you were a politician, and there was a domestic energy source available that’s clean and abundant. One that has the potential to create new jobs and revitalize local economies. Would you do more to encourage it? ... more

Dalton Vogler - Fri Feb 22

Paul Driessen - Sat Feb 16

Average planetary temperatures haven’t budged in 16 years. Hurricanes and strong tornadoes are at or near their lowest ebb in decades. Global sea ice is back to normal, while the Antarctic icepack continues to grow. The rate of sea level rise remains what it was in 1900. ... more

Dalton Vogler - Wed Feb 6

Jack Rafuse - Tue Feb 5

Recently, a federal court sided with the American Petroleum Institute (API) and ordered the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to lower its biofuel volume target. ... more

Paul Driessen - Sat Jan 26

Radical activists launch more attacks on oil sands, Keystone pipeline, jobs and revenues ... more