<p><strong>Center Director: <a href="http://cei.org/expert/myron-ebell">Myron Ebell</a></strong></p><p>CEI’s Center for Energy and Environment makes the positive case for abundant energy and promotes environmental policies based on economic freedom, property rights, and limited government. We oppose policies based on the beliefs that prosperity threatens the environment, that the answer to every environmental challenge is more regulation, and that risks can be abolished by limiting human ingenuity.</p>
The Competitive Enterprise Institute received a letter on August 21, 2012 from an attorney representing Penn State University Professor Michael E. Mann that demands that CEI retract and apologize for a post on CEI’s blog, Openmarket.org, written by CEI adjunct scholar Rand Simberg. The letter also threatens that they "intend to pursue all appropriate legal remedies on behalf of Dr. Mann."
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On behalf of the Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI), a non-profit public policy group specializing in regulatory issues, I am pleased to submit this comment in support of the Landmark Legal Foundation’s petition for reconsideration1 of the Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) final rule establishing Energy Conservation Standards for Standby Mode and Off Mode for Microwave Ovens.
On behalf of the Competitive Enterprise Institute, Marlo Lewis submitted this comment in support of the Landmark Legal Foundation’s petition for reconsideration of the Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) final rule establishing Energy Conservation Standards for Standby Mode and Off Modefor Microwave Ovens.
The comment letter develops the following points:
On Tuesday, September 17, the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee will conduct a hearing to vet Ron Binz, President Obama’s nominee to become chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). FERC is responsible for regulating the inter-state electricity market.
The Competitive Enterprise Institute and 10 other free-market organizations called for repeal of the Renewable Fuel Standard.