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April 25, 2014

Union Promises to Punish Congressional Opponents of Keystone XL


IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews
April 8, 2014

Global Warming Activist James Hansen Says Nuclear Is the Answer


IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews

Matthews says environmental activists who seek substantial carbon dioxide reductions while opposing nuclear power are dreaming. He notes excess regulation deters the construction of new nuclear power plants and makes construction and operation more expensive.

March 31, 2014

Abundant Energy Supply Strangled by Environmentally Driven Regulations

Energy experts believe that the Obama administration slows or prevents drilling on federal lands by delaying and denying permits. Consequently, production on federal lands fell 23 percent since 2007. According to the Institute for Policy Innovation, the federal government owns 28 percent of U.S. land, 62 percent in Alaska and 47 percent in 11 western states.

March 30, 2014

US Now World's Top Energy Producer

According to the Institute for Policy Innovation, the federal government owns 28 percent of U.S. land, including 62 percent of Alaska and 47 percent of 11 Western states. 

February 17, 2014

EPA rule for Indian Country Tossed Out


IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews

The EPA overstepped its bounds when it attempted to override Oklahoma’s air quality compliance plan. Merrill Matthews says the case is symptomatic of the federal government’s addiction to regulatory overreach.

January 16, 2014

House Passes Bill to Expedite Energy Production on Federal Lands


IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews

Merrill Matthews said Obama claims credit for increasing oil and natural gas production while working to thwart it. “His energy ‘successes’ [amount to] putting a happy face on a dysfunctional and damaging effort,” he said.

December 16, 2013

LETTER: Matthews is right on


IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews

To the editor: IPI Resident Scholar Dr. Merrill Matthews is right on with his criticism of Greenpeace’s ridiculous Santa Claus video.

November 16, 2013

LNG export would be good for Maryland


IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews

Liquid natural gas exports could generate 9,500 jobs in Maryland alone by 2035 and increase state wages.

November 13, 2013

Study: Fracking Cuts Energy Costs, Raises Living Standards


IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews

Merrill Matthews says both taxpayers and tax collectors benefit from fracking and, ironically, it is the increased use of natural gas in power generation plants that has reduced our energy-related carbon dioxide emissions to near 1990 levels.

November 1, 2013

National Academies of Science Study: Fracking Captures 99 Percent of Methane


IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews

Merrill Matthews says new fracking technologies allow energy producers to provide more affordable electricity while simultaneously reducing pollutants and greenhouse gas emissions.

 

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