Carbon Emissions

Hydrogen-powered cars: future or false dawn?

What can drive 300 miles on a full tank, takes minutes to refuel and has been panned by Elon Musk? No, not many of the conventional gasoline-powered cars available on the market today – we are talking about the Mirai:...

/ May 13, 2015

Tighter Ozone Standards Are Not The Way Forward

You maybe already be familiar with the ozone NAAQS from our two (1 & 2) previous posts discussing health impacts from lowering ozone standards which EPA refuses to disclose, and the staggering negative economic impact with impossible attainment to become...

/ January 30, 2015

Obama’s Folly Part II – The Myth of a Great Leap Forward via Mandating an Alternative Energy Economy

A previous Primer post highlighted the folly of the President’s illusory “deal” with China on greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Unfortunately, the outsourcing of American jobs is not the only flaw in the President’s extreme, expensive energy agenda. Another predominant misconception is...

/ January 16, 2015

What To Look Out For In 2015

With the Obama administration trying to make the environment its legacy, this year promises to be a very busy 12 months for the fuels, petrochemicals and refining industries. Although there already have been some excellent summaries, here are AFPM’s predictions for...

/ January 5, 2015