Tagged Emissions

Trump’s EPA Finalizes Replacement for Obama’s Clean Power Plan

By Ryan Austin On Wednesday, Trump’s EPA finalized its replacement for Obama’s own stringent emissions plan, which would’ve mandated that states reduce energy plant emissions by 32% by 2030. In its stead, Trump’s plan gives states more flexibility with their reduction goals and… Read More The post Trump’s EPA Finalizes Replacement for Obama’s Clean Power…

Climate Politics/Capitol Light (10)

By Joel Stronberg Climate, Politics/Capitol Light©, is a service of The JBS Group and Civil Notion.comIssue 10/June 19, 2019Ace or Joker? On Wednesday the EPA released its final Affordable Clean Energy (ACE) rule to reduce carbon emissions from individual power plants without setting limits on the sector’s emissions. The Trump administration’s replacement for the Clean…

EPA replaces Clean Power Plan

By Michelle Froese The new rule will go into effect shortly after publication in the Federal Register. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its final Affordable Clean Energy Rule, which replaces the Clean Power Plan with less stringent emissions guidelines for power plants. Essentially, the final ruling “restores the rule of law,” letting states…

Ireland aims to ban sale of new petrol and diesel vehicles by 2030

Ireland has published the Climate Action Plan, led by Minister Richard Bruton, to give Irish people a cleaner, safer and more sustainable future. The plan sets out over 180 actions, together with hundreds of sub-actions, that need to be taken to achieve 2030 targets for carbon emissions, and to achieve net zero carbon emissions by…

An easy-breezy idea for the Minister for Emissions Reduction

By Andrew Bray If Angus Taylor wants to cut emissions, boost regional economies and build a stable electricity grid, he might have to accept that the answer to all three is blowing in the wind. The post An easy-breezy idea for the Minister for Emissions Reduction appeared first on RenewEconomy. Read Full Article Here For…

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