The Unregulated Podcast #107: Closing Argument

On this episode of The Unregulated Podcast Tom Pyle and Mike McKenna discuss the final stories shaping the upcoming midterm elections. Links: The Crude Oil Windfall Profit Tax of the 1980s: Implications for Current Energy Policy A Windfall Profits Tax: Energy Policy for Dummies Eversource CEO seeks emergency order by Biden to ensure gas supplies […]

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While Biden Cripples America, Mexico Approaches Energy Independence

Mexico’s newest oil refinery is not yet operational since it is behind schedule and over budget, but President Andrés Manuel López Obrador announced the refinery as a centerpiece to his goal of securing Mexico’s energy independence, which President Trump had secured for Americans in 2019 and which President Biden is destroying through his energy and climate policies. […]

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Biden’s Bribe To End After Midterms

President Biden is depleting the U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR), which is currently at its lowest level in 37 years. On July 26, 2022, the U.S. Department of Energy announced an emergency sale from the reserve of up to 20 million barrels, which will go through the end of October, just prior to the mid-term election […]

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Is Joe Manchin The Biggest Dunce In The Senate?

Senator Manchin said that Democratic leaders had “committed to advancing a suite of commonsense permitting reforms this fall that will ensure all energy infrastructure, from transmission to pipelines and export facilities, can be efficiently and responsibly built.” With that promise, Manchin agreed to the “Inflation Reduction Act” that recently passed the Senate along party lines. But […]

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