Biden Wants to Ban Your Favorite Appliances (Guest: Ben Lieberman)

Published January 10, 2024

In its obsessive pursuit of carbon dioxide emission reductions without regard to costs or freedom of choice, the Biden administration has conducted a regulatory assault on appliances, limiting consumers choice of appliances in a doomed attempt to control future weather.

CEI Senior Fellow Ben Lieberman discusses how the energy efficiency mandates that the Biden administration is applying to a larger than ever range of appliances and products are limiting consumers freedom of choice, increasing costs, and forcing the sale of products that don’t have features that consumers want and that don’t work as well and the products they are replacing.

After listening to the podcast, watch a Heartland Institute video by Jim Lakely on this topic below.