CEI Today: Obama Clean Power Plan, honeybee hives, taxing meat, and more

Tuesday, August 4, 2015
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EPA’s Power Sector Carbon Rules: Are They Legal?

EPA’s final “Carbon Pollution Standards” rule, released Monday, requires new coal-fired power plants to meet a standard of 1,400 pounds of carbon dioxide per megawatt hour. The real prize for the Obama administration is control over each state’s electricity market. > Read more 

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How Markets Benefit Honeybees and Mankind

After more than a decade of panicked reports about honeybees disappearing and potentially going extinct because of a phenomenon called “colony collapse disorder,” The Washington Post reported last week that the number of hives in the United States has reached a 20 year high. > Read more


If You Don't Eat Your Meat, They Can't Have Their Taxes

The researchers calling for the 10 to 15 percent tax on meat claim it is needed to help people repent their carnivorous ways and switch to what they believe is a healthier diet for both people and the planet. It’s just icing that the government gets to rake in billions more in desperately needed revenue and maybe send some of the plunder to these publicly-funded researchers. > Read more

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