Wall Street Journal Drinks Kool-Aid

An article in the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) misleads readers into thinking wind provides cheap electricity. Texas is an ideal location for the use of wind and solar for generating electricity, perhaps one of the best areas in the country. Continue reading Wall Street Journal Drinks Kool-Aid

How Outlawing Fracking Would Hurt Americans

The Democrat party platform calls for outlawing fracking wherever states have done so. What would be the effect on Americans if fracking was outlawed? To determine what would happen to Americans if fracking was outlawed, it’s necessary to view the Continue reading How Outlawing Fracking Would Hurt Americans

Full Court Press to Kill Fracking

Radical environmentalists are doing their best to create fear about fracking and to inflame the public so as to outlaw fracking in the United States and the UK. The latest effort has reached as far as the UK, where anti-fracking Continue reading Full Court Press to Kill Fracking

Americans Have Been Warned

When tyrants announce their intentions, people are prone to yawn. Reactions range from, “They don’t mean what they say,” to “It can’t happen here.” Mein Kampf of 1925, The Communist Manifesto of 1848, or the Rules For Radicals in 1971 Continue reading Americans Have Been Warned

Regulations Hurt GDP Growth

Fracking has increased the availability of low-cost oil and natural gas. By definition, low-cost oil and natural gas results in an increase in productivity, and an increase in GDP. From the previous article: ∆ GDP = ∆ Population + ∆ Continue reading Regulations Hurt GDP Growth

No Water Contamination from Fracking

After approximately ten years of activity, fracking has never been found to contaminate a water supply. Even the EPA was hard pressed to condemn fracking. The EPA’s June, 2015 report on fracking said: “We did not find evidence that these Continue reading No Water Contamination from Fracking