Paul Dabbar writes in The Wall Street Journal on how deregulation has created U.S. energy independence.
- The United States has achieved energy independence and affordable energy prices by embracing private sector innovation and deregulation.
- The Department of Energy’s national labs have also played a key role in the research and development of emerging technologies.
- In Europe, we are seeing regulations and restrictions create fuel shortages and higher prices for consumers.
- If the United States wants to continue its energy independence, we must unlock the innovation of the private sector by reducing harmful regulations that stifle progress and continue to invest in energy R&D.
Read the full article here.