Paul Driessen is senior policy adviser for the Committee For A Constructive Tomorrow.

My Articles

January 21, 2019, 4:34 PM EST
Increasingly absurd disaster rhetoric is consistently contradicted by climate and weather reality.  
December 10, 2018, 2:57 PM EST
The IPCC Poland conference presents fictional climate chaos and fake renewable energy salvation.
December 3, 2018, 3:17 PM EST
Will corporate and government green-washing save Earth from inflated or phony eco scares?
November 26, 2018, 2:50 PM EST
Fossil fuels helped humanity improve our health, living standards and longevity in just 200 years.
November 13, 2018, 3:58 PM EST
The 2018 elections brought mixed messages and requires a climate and renewable energy reality check.
October 8, 2018, 4:08 PM EDT
Conjectural future tolls from climate change pale compared to real energy poverty deaths now.
September 17, 2018, 2:21 PM EDT
It’s time to permanently bury these job-killing proposals, after pounding wooded stakes through their hearts.
September 6, 2018, 12:41 PM EDT
Replacing the Clean Power Plan with less harmful ACE rule does not fix faux CO2 science.
August 24, 2018, 12:25 PM EDT
I don’t pull my punches over destructive, inhumane or just plain lunatic policies demanded by extreme environmentalists. I criticize them, as well as friends and “good guys,” when I think they got it wrong on energy or environmental issues. I also offer praise when it is deserved.
August 22, 2018, 4:16 PM EDT
USAID climate and sustainability policies perpetuate disease and malnutrition in poor countries.
August 20, 2018, 3:42 PM EDT
USAID anti-energy climate policies ignore human and ecological impacts on poor nations.
August 15, 2018, 2:55 PM EDT
USAID still pushes climate alarmism over energy, jobs, health and prosperity for poor countries.
August 10, 2018, 2:12 PM EDT
Greens go apoplectic over rule change that would have no climate or other benefits.
July 10, 2018, 3:13 PM EDT
“Foreign Operations” appropriation bills now working their way through Congress supposedly provide funding to “advance U.S. diplomatic priorities overseas,” “increase global security,” and continue “life-saving global health and humanitarian assistance programs for the world’s most vulnerable populations.”
June 13, 2018, 3:29 PM EDT
Too many small, lightweight cars cause too many deaths and injuries to justify tighter mpg rule.
May 21, 2018, 4:18 PM EDT
Misrepresentations by radical greens promote myths of GE dangers and organic benefits.
May 14, 2018, 2:13 PM EDT
Opponents make a compelling case but can’t derail or even slow this well-protected industry.
April 24, 2018, 10:52 AM EDT
Concerns over impacts from energy projects disappear where “green” energy is involved
April 9, 2018, 8:27 AM EDT
It’s become a recurring, frustrating pattern, as legislators and regulators ignore the immutable laws of unintended consequences, to drive political agendas or aid favored constituencies, while harming others.
February 26, 2018, 4:12 PM EST
Oil and natural gas aren’t just fuels. They supply building blocks for pharmaceuticals; plastics in vehicle bodies, athletic helmets, and numerous other products; and complex composites in solar panels and wind turbine blades and nacelles. The USA was importing 65 percent of its petroleum in 2005, creating serious national security concerns. But fracking helped cut imports to 40 percent, and the U.S. now exports oil and gas.