Climate Change Policy

May 10, 2010
While Congress is now placing an emphasis on new energy resources, a closer examination of the evidence indicates the real push should be to dramatically improve the U.S. economy’s very low 13...
May 9, 2010
On April 1st, USDOT’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the EPA issued harmonized fuel economy and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions standards for cars and light trucks of model...
April 16, 2010
<p>A <a href="http://brown.senate.gov/newsroom/press_releases/release/?id=5D9D7E0B-64C... calling for strong measures to protect manufacturers as a condition for support of the Kerry,...
April 7, 2010
<p>Yesterday the <a href="http://www.pewclimate.org/about">Pew Center on Global Climate Change</a> released its new report <a href="http://bit.ly/dbSGgl">...
April 1, 2010
Northeast: The Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities (DPU) approved the 2010–2012 electric and gas energy efficiency plans on January 28, 2010, which codify the goals set in the Green...
March 30, 2010
<p>I was privileged to attend the world premier of a new energy and climate documentary, <a href="http://carbonnation.tv"><em>Carbo2n Nation</em></a>, last...
December 12, 2009
<p>On December 2, a number of collaborators from several federal agencies released a <a class="linktopdf" href="http://www.epa.gov/climatechange/economics/pdfs/...
November 16, 2009
EPA and DOT recently proposed rules to implement the Obama Administration’s May announcement that federal standards for fuel economy and greenhouse gas emissions from vehicles would be set to “...
November 16, 2009
Much has happened with U.S. federal energy and climate policy since our June Grapevine. On June 26, the House of Representatives approved an energy and climate change bill in a close vote. The bill...
November 6, 2009
<p>A <a href="http://www.wwf.de/fileadmin/fm-wwf/pdf_neu/climate_solutions_2___executi... study by the World Wildlife Fund</a> examines the need for US industries to undergo a...