Government regulations do little to help the environment and instead hurt economic growth, said Myron Ebell, director of the Center of Energy and Environment at the Competitive Enterprise Institute, Monday at the Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art.
Ebell is recognized nationally as a leading critic of global warming science and climate change theories. His organization, based in Washington, D.C., advocates for more free economic markets and less federal regulation of industries.
The event was part of a speaking tour series, sponsored by the New Mexico Prosperity Project, the Rio Grande Foundation, and HEYCO Energy Group for Ebell to address representatives of the state’s oil and gas industry.
Bill Owen of David Petroleum Corp. helped organize the event and said it was designed to be informal and casual. Login to read more