Environmentalism on Townhall

Leah Barkoukis - Sun Apr 6

Two Irish journalists explain how they discovered that environmentalism is a game for rich kids and rich grownups. ... more

Dennis Prager - Tue Apr 1

Kevin Glass - Sun Feb 23

It's counterintuitive but new research suggests it's true: self-identified Republicans are at least as good - and possibly better - at being energy-efficient in their private lives as Democrats. ... more

Heather Ginsberg - Thu Feb 6

Why is it not surprising to see extensive collaboration between federal agencies and private groups? Especially when it’s the EPA and environmental groups doing it. ... more

Nicole Bailey - Wed Dec 25

Contrary to the conventional teachings of environmentalists, hydraulic fracturing (i.e., fracking) has at least one major environmental benefit: saving water. ... more

Susan Stamper Brown - Tue Dec 17

Steve Deace - Sat Dec 7

Nicole Bailey - Thu Dec 5

In America, the victory of environmental regulation seems to be a foregone conclusion for many of the nation's largest companies. Companies like ExxonMobil and Wal-Mart, which have typically had very strong ties to Republicans, are among those incorporating an internal form of a carbon tax into their long-term financial plans. ... more

Cortney O'Brien - Tue Dec 3

Want a hidden environmental fee with your burger? ... more

Nicole Bailey - Sat Nov 30

Townhall covered a Pacific Islander's attempt to become the first climate change refugee and avoid deportation from New Zealand. It's official: the High Court described the appeal as "novel," but ultimately inadequate. ... more

Nicole Bailey - Tue Nov 19

Although those installing solar panels have good intentions, the latest research shows that they may not be the most informed. In the Northern hemisphere, solar panels are generally pointed south but should be pointed west according to energy experts ... more

Dennis Prager - Tue Nov 19

Cortney O'Brien - Wed Oct 23

Local officials decided to let residents move back to the infamous contaminated site called "Love Canal," leaving environmental activists outraged. ... more

Ken Connor - Wed Oct 16

Cortney O'Brien - Sun Oct 13

Did you know that in 2012 Americans spent an average of $3,000 on gas? – more than doubling 2002’s average of $1,235? Were you aware our country owes $900 billion because of our dependence on oil? These are just a few statistics that should give Americans a little more to think about when they’re filling up at the pump. ... more

Cortney O'Brien - Sat Oct 5

Did you know we humans are the ‘dominant cause’ of everything wrong in the world? In a 36-page report, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change concluded people are the reason our planet has been “overheating.” ... more

Michael Barone - Fri Sep 27

Michael Schaus - Fri Sep 27