Latest posts by Isaac Orr (see all)
- Colorado Must Keep the Comanche Power Plant Running at Full Steam - April 9, 2018
- WE Energies Values Corporate Profits More than Its Ratepayers - March 7, 2018
- Making Electricity Markets Competitive Again - March 5, 2018
(Part 2) In this two-part edition of The Heartland Daily Podcast, Jessica Sena and research fellow Isaac Orr give the listeners an update on the state of fracking at the federal level, and how these rules are affect oil and natural gas production.
Many new rules and regulations regarding hydraulic fracturing and energy policy have been enacted by the Obama Administration and federal agencies during the course of this year. This two-part podcast discusses a wide variety of topics, from a Federal Judge halting Bureau of Land Management fracking regulations on federal land, the impact of the Endangered Species Act as it pertains to listing of the sage grouse, and how the jungle of red tape enacted by federal regulators opens the door for more and more litigation from environmental groups.