Koch Industries Climate Denial Front Group
$50,000 from Koch foundations, 1997-2014
The Independent Institute has promoted work by another career climate science denier, Patrick Michaels of the Cato Institute.
The Institute received $85,000 from ExxonMobil from 1998-2007 and is a member of the Cooler Heads Coalition, a consortium of front groups with significant funding from ExxonMobil, Koch Brother foundations and other fossil fuel, industrial and ideological interests.
The Independent Institute is a member of the State Policy Network.