Obama's Costly New Energy Scheme: Totally Unnecessary

Holler, Daniel
May 2009
Human Events;5/4/2009, Vol. 65 Issue 16, p1
The author criticizes the new energy scheme proposed by U.S. President Barack Obama. According to the author, the global warming issue seems to influence Obama's desire to phase out carbon-based fuels in favor of high-cost and yet to be proven technologies. Of interest to the author is the proposed tax on oil and natural gas production in the Gulf of Mexico. The author further argues that a proposed renewable resources conversion will just generate more problems than what it appears to resolve.


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