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 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.
August 23, 2016, 4:15 PM EDT
The Obama admin's DOE has churned through a list of energy efficiency regulations before the next administration.