Awful Renewable Fuel Standard Is Doomed

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently waived Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) requirement for Andeavor, one of the nation’s largest oil refineries. Andeavor’s exemption tolls a death knell for the RFS…

Renewable Fuel Standard Is Another Bad Tax

Reports say President Trump might fund his trillion dollar infrastructure plan with a $.25 per-gallon gasoline tax, an AWFUL proposal. Hiking the federal gas tax is crazy –…

Hillary Opposed Ethanol…Until Run for President

Democracy and Power 107: Counting Votes Successful … politicians are insecure and intimidated men. They advance politically only as they placate, appease, bribe, seduce, bamboozle or otherwise manage to…

New EPA Mandated Ethanol Fuel Harms Vehicles

The EPA's latest biofuel initiative may cause substantial damage to vehicles, but why let the effects of bad policy get in the way of  implementing unnecessary, burdensome policy? …

Ethanol – Government Induced Cronyism

Democracy and Power 114: The Power PlayersWho actually controls the force of government?   Politicians and interest groups control the American political process.  Special-interest groups – big business, big unions, education,…

Time To Crop Government Out of The Energy Sector

Whenever our bloated federal government comes up with a grand, new scheme, the law of “unintended consequences” strikes hard and fast. The energy policies of both Presidents Obama and Bush…