Nicolas Loris, an economist, focuses on energy, environmental and regulatory issues as the Herbert and Joyce Morgan fellow at The Heritage Foundation.

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October 27, 2017, 9:57 AM EDT
President Donald Trump has vowed to make the U.S. more energy dominant than ever, and the Interior Department took an important step toward that goal this week.
October 11, 2017, 2:11 PM EDT
The Trump administration is dismantling President Barack Obama’s climate legacy piece by piece, and this week it’s taking an axe to arguably the biggest piece.
September 11, 2017, 3:39 PM EDT
Flooding in homes and businesses across Houston was still on the rise when Politico ran a provocative article, titled “Harvey Is What Climate Change Looks Like.”
September 5, 2017, 9:17 AM EDT
The Department of Energy recently released its much-anticipated report on electricity markets and grid reliability.
July 17, 2017, 8:24 AM EDT
President Donald Trump declared during energy week that the United States would “usher in a golden age of American energy dominance.”
June 26, 2017, 8:38 AM EDT
A power plant once heralded by the Obama administration as the poster child for clean coal is now on its deathbed.
May 24, 2017, 4:26 PM EDT
President Donald Trump’s fiscal year 2018 budget proposal calls for a number of energy policy reforms, some good and some bad.
May 9, 2017, 2:47 PM EDT
Trump promised to “cancel” the agreement during the campaign last year.
March 28, 2017, 4:19 PM EDT
Trump fulfills promise with sweeping climate policy executive order.
March 24, 2017, 4:01 PM EDT
Approval of pipeline re-establishes certainty to permitting process that was hijacked.
March 10, 2017, 10:55 AM EST
Promoting specific energy sources is not the role of the federal gov't.
March 6, 2017, 8:21 AM EST
Trump should keep his campaign promise and withdraw.
January 25, 2017, 11:43 AM EST
Trump approved construction of two unnecessarily controversial pipelines.
December 2, 2016, 4:16 PM EST
Billions of crony dollars at stake with new EPA transition leader.
November 21, 2016, 8:31 AM EST
There are three steps the new administration should take to unwind Paris.
November 11, 2016, 7:56 AM EST
The bias isn’t surprising, but the fact that people will take this film seriously is.
October 27, 2016, 8:39 AM EDT
Simply wishing an issue to be a priority won’t make it one.
September 26, 2016, 8:27 AM EDT
Congressional members may be quite active during the lame-duck session.
September 6, 2016, 11:24 AM EDT
The media are helping governments wage an all-out war on carbon dioxide while distorting the truth about the colorless gas.
August 29, 2016, 8:04 AM EDT
One D.C. school is getting students off on the wrong foot by promoting "green" careers propped up by tax dollars.