Rick Perry Kills Hopes That Yucca Mountain Will Store Nuclear Waste

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Former Texas Governor Rick Perry, U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's pick to lead the Department of Energy, meets with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. January 4, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Yucca Mountain might just be done here …

Perry During Hearing: 'I Believe The Climate Is Changing'

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Texas Governor Rick Perry speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). (Christopher Halloran / Shutterstock.com)

‘Some of it is naturally occurring, but some of it is caused by man-made activity’

Rick Perry Says He No Longer Wants To Eliminate DOE

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
Former Texas Governor Rick Perry, U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's pick to lead the Department of Energy, meets with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. January 4, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

‘My past statements … do not reflect my current thinking’

Joe Manchin Made It Impossible For Dems To Block Perry's Confirmation

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Texas Governor Rick Perry speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). (Christopher Halloran / Shutterstock.com)

‘He has the knowledge and experience’

Why Does The Energy Department Control The Nuclear Arsenal?

Daily Caller News Foundation | Saagar Enjeti
An unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile was launched at 4:36 a.m. PST during an operational test Dec. 17, 2013, from Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The 30th Space Wing manages the Department of Defense's space and missile testing program, and launches satellites into polar orbit from the West Coast using expendable boosters. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Yvonne Morales/Released)

Civilian control of the military

In New York, Wind And Solar Get Double Their Value In Subsidies

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Solar Panels (Shutterstock/Lightboxx)

What’s another $360 million here or there?

It Costs $500 Million To Get The Gov't To CONSIDER New Nuclear Designs

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Atom molecule in female hand (Shutterstock/ Sergey Nivens)

$500 million, 2 million labor hours and 8 years … and it’s not over yet!

Gov't Suddenly Interested In Protecting Whistleblowers Right Before Trump

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump speaks during a news conference in the lobby of Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York City, U.S., January 11, 2017. (REUTERS/Lucas Jackson)

Targeting whistleblowers is OK (if they are Republicans)

Gov't Applications To Design New Nuclear Plants Are 12,000 Pages Long

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Atom molecule in female hand (Shutterstock/ Sergey Nivens)

Feds got paid $258 per hour to review it …

Obama-Backed 'Clean Coal' Plant Creates More CO2 Emissions Than It Captures

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Obama speaks about climate change during an event in the East Room at the White House August 3, 2015 in Washington, DC. President Obama announced a major climate change plan aimed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from the nation's coal-burning power plants. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Obama gave it $190 million

Japan Buys Its First Shipment Of Natural Gas From US Fracking

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Canaport liquid natural gas facility is seen in Saint John, New Brunswick

The first shipment of ten this year

There's A WMD Hiding In America's Infrastructure, And It's Startlingly Easy To Set Off

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Modern USA by night- Elements of this image furnished by NASA. Shutterstock.com/Juergen Faelchle

Feds say it could ‘endanger the health and safety of millions of citizens’

Rick Perry Steps Down From Company Building The Dakota Access Pipeline

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
Texas Governor Rick Perry speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). (Christopher Halloran / Shutterstock.com)

‘Mr. Perry’s decision to resign …’

Obama Admin Takes Credit For Fracking Boom In Exit Memo

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton is embraced by U.S. President Barack Obama as she arrives onstage at the end of his speech on the third night of the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S., July 27, 2016. (REUTERS/Jim Young)

They think their investment created the boom …

Solar Power Is Always A Decade Away From Being Cheaper Than Coal

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
The Comanche Solar facility is shown in Pueblo, Colorado

‘These are game-changing numbers’

Obama Takes Credit For Something He Had Nothing To Do With

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Barack Obama (Getty Images)

‘Untrue’

In Just One Night, Obama Cost American Businesses $7 Billion

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President Barack Obama: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Lots of new energy regulations

Feds Have No Re-Supply Plan For Key Ingredient In Nukes

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ethan Barton
Emergency workers work on a person in a hazmat suit during a mock "crisis response" exercise, October 26, 2014. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

US heavy water supply will be gone in 14 years

Lawmakers Want To Make It Easier For Trump To Repeal 'Midnight' Regs

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‘I will cancel job-killing restrictions’

How Congress Wants Trump To Fix The Energy Department

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump talks to members of the media as retired U.S. Army Lieutenant General Michael Flynn stands next to him at Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida, U.S., December 21, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Divert money from wind and solar subsidies into basic research