Thomas Jefferson Institute for Public Policy

Energy

January 2018

New Survey:  Virginians Support Off Shore Drilling
New Survey: Virginians Support Off Shore Drilling — 1/29/2018 -- A new public survey conducted by Mason-Dixon Polling & Strategies on behalf of the Thomas Jefferson Institute shows that Virginians support off shore drilling for oil and natural gas by a 55 percent to 39 percent margin.

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October 2016

Latest Study:  EPA Regulations Raise Prices, Reduce Jobs
Latest Study: EPA Regulations Raise Prices, Reduce Jobs — The Environmental Protection Agency has issued new Renewable Portfolio Standards (RPS) for Virginia.  According to a new study, the cost to Virginians will be a ten percent increase in consumer electricity prices and 24,000 lost jobs.  Read the Study Here!

October 2016

Latest Study:  New EPA Regulations Raise Prices, Reduce Jobs
Latest Study: New EPA Regulations Raise Prices, Reduce Jobs — The Environmental Protection Agency is mandating Renewable Portfolio Standards (RPS) on Virginia.  As a consequence, according to a new study, consumer electricity prices will rise ten percent and Virginia job losses will reach up to 24,000.  Read the Study Here!

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