September 25, 2022

Kenney Calls for Energy Industry Support in Alberta’s Challenge of Federal Impact Assessment Law

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney has called on his province’s energy industry to intervene in the provincial government’s court challenge of the federal Impact Assessment Act (IAA). The IAA, or Bill C-69, which received royal assent in 2019 and which Kenney dubbed the “no more pipelines” bill, allows the federal government to consider the impacts of

Australian Energy Industry Calls for Scrapping of ‘Complicated’ Grid Transmission Proposals

Australian companies and peak bodies in the energy sector have called on regulators to scrap “overly complicated” proposals on transmission access that may adversely affect the energy market. The Energy Security Board (ESB) has developed an Integrated System Plan to adjust controls and investment incentives in energy transmission as more and more renewable energy zones […]

US Coast Guard Rescues 3 US Sailors in Atlantic Ocean

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico—The U.S. Coast Guard said Monday that it rescued three U.S. sailors whose vessel began taking on water during a trip from the British Virgin Islands to Bermuda. The rescue involved a three-day tow to Puerto Rico that covered some 300 nautical miles (555 kilometers) after officials said it took a U.S. […]

Australian Manufacturing Industry in Toughest Period in 50 Years: Survey

A new survey has indicated that Australian manufacturers are in the most turbulent period in 50 years due to supply chain problems and inflating costs. However, they also benefit from strong demand for commodities. The industrial trends research by the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) and Westpac bank found that the manufacturing sector […]

Japan Passes Bill to Prevent Youth Exploitation by Porn Industry

The national legislature in Japan on Wednesday passed a bill into law designed to help prevent young Japanese people from being exploited by the pornography industry, Kyodo News reported. People in Japan who have agreed to appear in pornographic content may terminate their relevant contracts “at any time before the film’s public release without conditions,…

Make Shroom for the Vegan Leather Industry

Mushroom leather is wrapping up some pretty healthy profits. The fungi-based fabric has officially arrived with such big brand names as Adidas, Lululemon, Stella McCarthy, and Tommy Hilfiger turning out handbags, sneakers, yoga mats, and even pants made from mushroom leather. According to the latest data from Grand View Research, the vegan fashion market was…

‘Environmental, Social, and Corporate Governance’ Scores Are Changing the Oil Industry

Environmental, social, and corporate governance—better known as ESG—is the order of the day in big business. According to its advocates, ESG rating provides investors with useful information on risks arising from climate change, pollution, and other environmental issues. Yet much of that information isn’t financially material…

Biden administration ‘took a chainsaw’ to energy industry, global security: Dagen McDowell

Dagen McDowell said that President Biden’s energy secretary Jennifer Granholm “took a chainsaw…to one of our most valuable industries…and…our global security” Friday on “The Five.” Granholm laughed recently when asked about her plans to increase American oil production, saying “that is hilarious” and explaining that oil is a “global market” controlled by OPEC – which […]

Josh Hartnett explains why he walked away from making big movies, calls the industry 'overwhelming'

Josh Hartnett explained why he walked away from making big Hollywood movies during a recent interview. The 43-year-old actor revealed the industry at the time was “overwhelming” for him. “The biggest thing for me was that I really enjoyed making films but the industry itself was overwhelming for a 21-year-old kid,” Harnett told the hosts […]

Vaccine Mandate Threatens Major Trucking Disruption, Industry Insiders Say

Trucks fill up on gas at the One9 truck stop in Wildwood, Georgia on Oct. 20, 2021. (Jackson Elliott/The Epoch Times) US American truckers don’t like taking orders. But the Biden administration has increased pressure on some of them to take the vaccine—willing or unwilling. All through the pandemic, truckers endured hardships to keep America’s […]

‘Disastrous’ Biden-Backed Infrastructure Amendment Could Crush Cryptocurrency Industry

A “disastrous” amendment backed by President Joe Biden and proposed by Sens. Rob Portman (R-OH) and Mark Warner (D-VA) could crush the cryptocurrency industry, lawmakers and industry officials say. Sen. Rob Portman (R-OH) proposed a $30 billion “pay for” in the $1.2 trillion, 2,702-page so-called “bipartisan” infrastructure bill. The provision contains an overly broad definition…

EXCLUSIVE: BLM PAC Paid Nearly Triple The Market Rate For Disastrous Live Stream Event, Industry Experts Say

Black Lives Matter PAC, which was founded and led by Patrisse Cullors, paid an art company run by the father of her only child $148,300 to co-produce a live stream in November, records show. It was mired with technical issues. The owners of two video production companies told the Daily Caller News Foundation that they…

Exclusive — Sean Parnell: Pennsylvania Is ‘Ground Zero’ for ‘Biden’s War on the Energy Industry’

Sean Parnell, a Republican candidate running for a U.S. Senate seat from Pennsylvania, said Wednesday the Keystone State is “ground zero” for the Biden administration’s “war on the energy industry.” “When we are not energy independent — I’m talking about natural gas, hydraulic fracturing right here in Pennsylvania — that’s what makes us energy independent.…

Democrats Schedule Amnesty Giveaway to Food Industry Employers

The Democrat-led Workforce Modernization Act 0f 2021 offers a flood of cheap labor in agriculture and provides a pathway to citizenship to 1.5 million illegal farm workers. GOP support for the bill would be a suicide pact, Rosemary Jenks, policy director at NumbersUSA, told Breitbart News. “It would be a ridiculous short-term view of their…

Iowa GOP Congresswoman: Bill Gates’ Push to Eliminate Beef Would ‘Utterly Destroy’ U.S. Livestock Industry

Ethan Miller/Getty Images Rep. Ashley Hinson (R-IA) said Monday that Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates’ mission to have “rich countries, such as the United States and western Europe, eat 100 percent synthetic beef would “utterly destroy” the American livestock industry and hurt the economy. “Bill Gates just proposed that the US move to 100% synthetic beef!…

‘We Cannot Survive, My Staff Cannot Survive’: Emotional Saloon Owner Berates L.A. Mayor Garcetti for Giving Special Treatment to Film Industry

A saloon owner in Sherman Oaks, California, is publicly blasting Gov. Gavin Newsom and Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti over their outdoor dining bans while allowing a TV production to set up eating areas just feet away from her establishment. In a video that went viral on Friday, and which was confirmed by Breitbart News,…

It’s Time to Wield Antitrust Against the Publishing Industry

The industry’s concentration doesn’t just have economic costs. It’s a disaster for our culture and it needs to be fought.The proposed acquisition of Simon & Schuster by the international media conglomerate Bertelsmann, treated as a foregone conclusion by most of the press, strikingly reveals the limitations of the “consumer welfare” theory of antitrust popularized by…

Newspaper Industry Seeks Character Assassination of President As Antifa Wants to Kill Him

Without ever blinking a jaundiced eye, 100 newspapers will follow the Boston Globe’s directive on Thursday with a collective hit job on President Donald Trump. At press time, not a single newspaper had stepped forward to state that this is proof positive that there is no such thing as an objective free press; that what […]

Supreme Court Gives Abortion Industry ‘A Free Pass’ on Women’s Health and Safety, Pro-Lifers Say

Monday’s Supreme Court decision striking down a Texas law that requires abortion clinics to have sterilized surgical facilities and abortionists to have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals is a sign that the abortion industry is getting a “free pass” on critical medical safety standards, prominent pro-life activists are saying. In Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt, […]

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