Greener Than “Green”

Greener Than “Green”

FRACKING IS FRIENDLY TO PROTECTED SPECIES AND MOSQUITO-DEVOURING BATS by Deroy Murdock, ©2014 (Mar. 7, 2014) — Williamsport, PA — A constant, mild hiss. That was my chief observation when I returned to Anadarko Petroleum’s Landon Pad A, a natural-gas site in Lycoming County, PA. October’s quietude was totally unlike the cyclone of equipment, personnel and activity […]

Fracking – Clean and Green

Fracking – Clean and Green

HATRED OF HYDROCARBONS DOES NOT EXCUSE FRACKOPHOBES FROM LEARNING FACTS OR SPEAKING FACTUALLY by Deroy Murdock, ©2014 (Feb. 5, 2014) — Williamsport, PA. The only thing deeper than a natural-gas well is the ignorance of the anti-fracking crowd. Fracking – formally called hydraulic fracturing – involves briefly pumping water, sand and chemicals into shale formations far […]

Who’s Afraid of Fracking?

Who’s Afraid of Fracking?

FACT VS. FICTION by Paul Driessen, ©2013 (Jan. 14, 2013) — Federal and state environmental officials have given hydraulic fracturing a clean bill of health. Why do radical environmentalists continue to wage war on this game-changing technology?   Deroy Murdock If frackophobes are to be believed, natural-gas fracking is the most frightful environmental nightmare since Japan’s Fukushima […]

Team Obama Fines Oil Companies for Not Using Fantasy Fuel‏

THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS “CELLULOSIC” ETHANOL, BUT EPA FINES COMPANIES FOR NOT USING IT by Deroy Murdock, ©2012 (Jul. 31, 2012) — Why does America’s economy feel like an SUV that is running on fumes? The Obama Administration’s laughably rigid enforcement of a Baby Bush-era ethanol mandate typifies today’s regulatory climate. When Uncle […]

Keystone is a Winning Issue

ROMNEY SHOULD TOUR PIPELINE ROUTE AND MEET WITH DEMOCRAT AND UNION LEADERS WHO SUPPORT IT by Deroy Murdock, ©2012 (Jul. 2, 2012) — With his recent swing-state bus tour behind him, presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney should plan his next road trip. Romney should ride along the envisioned route of the Keystone XL pipeline. Along […]

EPA’s New CAFÉ Mileage Standards Kill

THEY WILL PREVENT MANY FAMILIES FROM BUYING CARS – AND LEAVE MORE GRIEVING FOR LOST LOVED ONES by Deroy Murdock, ©2012 (Jun. 27, 2012) — Washington taxes and regulations keep yanking money from Americans’ wallets. Now EPA is preparing to make prices for cars and light trucks rise beyond the reach of low-income drivers. That’s bad […]