Environment and Climate News Podcast
By Heartland Institute
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The Heartland Institute podcast featuring scientists, authors, and policy experts who take the non-alarmist, climate-realist position on environment and energy policy. Hosted by H. Sterling Burnett and Isaac Orr.
||CleanPruitt Begins Rollback of the Clean Power Plan||In this edition of The Heartland Daily Podcast, Sterling Burnett and Isaac Orr discuss the impact the Clean Power Plan would have had on the nation's economy, and discuss the importance of the Trump Administration's decision to formally repeal the rules.||10/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPaul Blair: Don't Let the City Foreclose on Your Home over Solar Panels||Cities and states have joined with private solar and energy efficiency companies to create a loan program in causing a strain on low income homeowners -- foreclosures are up, the poor are left homeless and cities are being left holding the bag.||10/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCaroline Camden Lewis' Hurricane Relief: Brought to You by Fossil Fuels||Fossil fuels are and will continue to be critical to relief and recovery efforts in the aftermath of natural disasters like hurricane's and earthquakes.||10/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDr. Jane Orient: Fossil Fuel Use isn't Causing Hurricanes but is Helping us Recover in the Aftermath||Climate alarmists claim fossil fuel use is causing more, stronger hurricanes. Evidence shows this isn't true and energy restrictions imposed to fight climate change will make recovery from these natural events more difficult, costing lives.||9/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Internal Combustion Engine is Not Doomed||Heartland Director of Communications speaks with Heartland Senior Fellow for Energy and Climate Fred Palmer about a recent cover story in the Economist magazine about the supposed impending death of the internal combustion engine.||8/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLindsay Leveen: The Kemper Gasification Power Plant, Another Failed Big Government Energy Boondoggle||The Kemper power plant, pushed by the Department of Energy to fight climate change, has proven to be a waste of money and resources, costing taxpayers and Mississippi ratepayers billions for a power plants that after 10 years still isn't operational.||8/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanArthur Viterito, Ph.D.: Why President Trump's Clexit Decision was the Right One||The Paris climate treaty was based upon flawed, inadequate science and would have been enormously costly to enact. Trump was right to withdraw the U.S. from the Treaty based on the current state of the science.||8/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJim Lakely and Alex Epstein on Al Gore’s New Movie: An Inconvenient Sequel||Director of Communications Jim Lakely speaks with Alex Epstein, president of the Center for Industrial Progress, about Al Gore’s new movie: An Inconvenient Sequel.||7/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGordon Hughes: Carbon Capture and Sequestration||What is carbon capture and sequestration (CCS) technology and can it be used to effectively reduce carbon dioxide emissions from power plants?||7/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeton Motley: South Miami's Solar Energy Mandate||In the vain hope of controlling the weather, the South Miami City Commission it considering mandating any new homes built in the area have solar panels installed on their roofs.||7/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWillie Soon: Climate Science is Not About Consensus, It's About Facts and Evidence||President Donald Trump was right to withdraw the U.S. from the Paris climate agreement as it was based on flawed science. Actual evidence human carbon dioxide emissions are driving dangerous climate change is lacking.||7/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanKatie Tubb : Responsibly Dealing With Nuclear Waste||The federal government is failing to carry out its legal responsibility to manage and store nuclear waste generated at the country's nuclear power plants: It's time that changed.||6/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSteve Milloy : Exposing EPA Junk Science, Overturning Its Junk Regulations||EPA's clean air regulations are costly, often costing lives, yet they are based on scant, unverified scientific data. The best evidence is small particulate matter (PM2.5) is not causing health problems or causing premature deaths and so EPA's regulation||6/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRenewable Energy and Subsidy Mining||Manhattan Institute senior fellow Robert Bryce and Heartland Institute research fellow Isaac Orr discuss the effects of subsidized renewable energy.||6/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSen. Andy Sanborn (R-Bedford): Federal Clean Water and Public Land Overreach in the "Live Free or Die, " state||Just 48 hours before President Trump took office, in a gross attempt at overreach, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency set new rainwater management standards for New Hampshire that gives the feds zoning and planning authority over New Hampshire munic||6/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJay Lehr: The Possibilities for EPA and Climate Reform Under President Trump||The election of Donald Trump as President opens the door to substantial reform in the areas of environment, climate, and energy.||6/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFred Palmer: America and Coal's Brighter Future under President Trump||President Trump understands the potential for fossil fuels better than any American political leader in modern history, meaning America's economic future is bright .||6/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanKevin Dayaratna: Is America running out of oil?||Is America running out of oil?||5/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJohnathan Hladik: Farm Policy Needs Reform -- Here's How to Do It!||The Farm Bill is up for renewal in 2018 and needs reform. The current bill costs taxpayers too much, rewarding wealthy corporate farmers with unnecessary subsidies.||5/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBob Endlich: Do Biofuels Make the American Military Weaker?||Do Biofuels Make the American Military Weaker?||5/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDonn Dears: Mother Earth is Not in Peril||Heartland Institute Director of Communications Jim Lakely marks the coming Mother’s Day by talking about “Mother Earth” with Donn Dears, author of “Clexit: For a Brighter Future.”||5/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWolfgang Mueller: Renewable Energy in Germany||Is Germany really a panacea of renewable energy?||5/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJ.T. Edwards: EPA Threatens Galveston Bay with Toxic Waste Disaster||Against the advice the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers the Environmental Protection Agency is threatening to dredge a Superfund site in Texas an operation that is likely to pollute the San Jacinto River and Galveston Bay.||5/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDaren Bakst: Problems with U.S. Farm Policy -- Subsidies for the Wealthy||U.S. farm policy is shaped by myths about saving the family farm when, in fact, most subsidies go to the largest farms and wealthiest farmers. The Farm Bill provides welfare for the well-to-do.||5/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanE. Calvin Beisner: Winning the War on Poverty by Winning the Climate War||Only by winning he messaging battle on climate change can we truly change the fortunes of the world's poorest people and allow them to develop the energy sources needed to thrive as God intended.||4/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
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They also defended Philip Morris' claim that second-hand smoke posed no health risks. Even though the real science claimed otherwise.
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