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 1, 2014, 11:10 AM EDT
President Barack Obama told the United Nations General Assembly that nobody would get a pass when it comes to climate change. The President was referring to developing nations and the need for them to make emissions cuts, but his words hold true for those here in the U.S. as well. Nobody is going to get a pass from the economic pain felt by the Administration’s climate regulations.
October 1, 2014, 10:46 AM EDT
Sick of paying too much at the pump? If you are, there’s good news: There are policies Congress and the Obama administration could implement that likely would lead to lower prices.
August 27, 2014, 4:06 PM EDT
President Obama reportedly wants to go around our elected officials to implement climate change regulations that will drive up energy costs for Americans.
August 21, 2014, 5:26 PM EDT
On and off since 1992, the American taxpayers have subsidized wind energy with a production tax credit (PTC) so generous that wind generators can pay distributers to take their power and still make a profit.