Month: May 2016

New Research Makes Divestment Folly Even Harder To Ignore

Further research from Arizona State University has been released today which highlights – yet again – just how damaging divestment will be for universities that bow to pressure from narrow-minded pressure groups, and shed their investments in fossil fuel companies.

/ May 31, 2016

Memorial Day Traditions And Travel

Memorial Day weekend is dedicated to commemorating all the men and women who gave their lives while serving in our country’s armed services. Across the river from our nation’s capital, flags are placed on graves in Arlington Cemetery, and towns...

/ May 24, 2016

AFPM Supports House Ozone Implementation Act

Despite opposition from thousands of elected officials, state agencies, businesses, community groups and other stakeholders, EPA pressed ahead with its tighter ozone standards from 75 parts per billion (ppb) to 70 ppb on October 1st last year – a move that is expected...

/ May 18, 2016

Deep Pockets Trump Common Sense In MTBE Case

AFPM recently voiced its disappointment at the decision by the U.S. Supreme Court not to hear ExxonMobil’s challenge to the New Hampshire Supreme Court’s decision to uphold a $236 million judgement against the company’s use of Methyl Tertiary Butyl Ether...

/ May 18, 2016