NCPA Media: Environment

  • Sep 19, 2014

    Briefing: Exploring American Rare Earths Solutions

    NCPA Rare Earths Briefing & Two New Studies: September 26

    NCPA: Rare earth metals, elements found in the earth’s crust, are highly critical components in a vast range of goods, including cancer treatment drugs, solar and wind energy, consumer electronics, and national defense applications. The National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA) will outline Congressional options for expanding rare earth production and cutting America’s reliance on China in a Capitol Hill briefing Friday, September 26 in Washington, D.C.


  • Aug 13, 2014

    Regulation Through Litigation Bad for the Environment

    Sue and settle cases against the EPA lead to deficient, overreaching policy

    NCPA: Interest groups have bypassed proper procedures and forced the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to issue new, deficient regulations through their use of sue and settle litigation, according to a new report by National Center for Policy Analysis Senior Research Fellow Ann Norman.


  • Aug 07, 2014

    Debunking the '97% Consensus' & Why Global Cooling May Loom

    Patriot Post: The supposed “97 %” consensus on global warming is a bunch of hot air, says NCPA Senior Fellow Michael Stroup in a Patriot Post article.


  • Apr 22, 2014

    Study: Global Warming Enhances Output and Health, Helps Poor

    Newsmax: The current warming trend will lead to economic growth, according to an NCPA report featured in a Newsmax article.


  • Apr 04, 2014

    Island Night Lizard: Another Protected Species Back From the Brink

    The Christian Science Monitor: The economic burden of environmental conservation must be evenly distributed to protect private landowners, says NCPA Senior Fellow Michael Stroup in an article at The Christian Science Monitor.


  • Apr 03, 2014

    Endangered Species Put At Risk By Rules

    Tyler Morning Telegraph: Private landowners are key to helping endangered species, said the NCPA in a Tyler Morning Telegraph editorial. 


  • Mar 26, 2014

    Paper, or else: Dallas council restricts plastic bags

    Watchdog.org: Banning plastic bags in Dallas could cause shoppers to take their business outside the city, says NCPA Senior Fellow Pam Villarreal in a Watchdog.org article.


  • Mar 13, 2014

    Better Alternative To Bag Bans

    Dallas Morning News: The NCPA study on plastic bag bans was cited in a Dallas Morning News op-ed. The study found that banning plastic bags cost more than it saved.