Natural Resources Defense Council
EPA Announces New Limits on Carbon Pollution that Will Protect Health and Tackle Climate Change
The Obama Administration announced a major breakthrough today. . . For the first time, the United States will set a national limit on how much carbon pollution can be released from existing power plants. Read more . . .
Obama’s Anticlimactic Climate Plan
President Barack Obama’s proposal to reduce power-plant emissions is a historic achievement of relatively modest scope. Understanding this paradox is essential to judging both the rules themselves and the reaction to them. Read more . . .
Obama’s Climate Plan: It’s for the Kidz
The war on coal is a war on jobs. A sillier policy is hard to imagine.It is all the more silly because reducing “carbon pollution” in the U.S. will have essentially no effect on global warming, even if you take the CO2-warming link as a given.Read more . . .
Carbon Tax Center
Next to Nothing for Climate in Obama Plan
Heaping praise on a policy to cut emissions just 7% over 16 years doesn’t square with treating global warming like the planetary emergency it is. Read more . . .