The Pa. Department of Environmental Protection noted that cap-and-trade will not solve the climate crisis on its own, touting its enforcement of other air pollution regulations.
There is reason for hope on federal methane policy next year as we all seek to turn the page on a devastating and traumatic 2020.
It’s essential that all elected officials recognize that a majority of workers and Pennsylvania voters support commonsense steps to protect and promote jobs in tandem with safeguarding our environment.
Last week, he introduced his “Marshall Plan for Middle America,” which looks to provide a road map for investment in renewable energy through federal funds, private corporations with public guidance from local governments, and input from universities.
The Legislature is acting as if the fossil fuel generation market is healthy and sustainable and nothing needs to be done.
We’re one step closer toward meaningfully addressing climate change in the Commonwealth – but we have a long way to go.
The Environmental Quality Board voted 13-6 Tuesday to let Pennsylvania enter the multi-state Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative.
We need real dialogue that understands energy jobs and environmental concerns are not mutually exclusive. It's not an either/or proposition.
We are at a crossroads. Let’s put people’s health and safety first, and get ahead of the next crisis while responding to this one.
Union leaders understandably want to protect jobs, But Democratic legislators must resist this union pressure and vote with a broader societal focus.