It may have just gotten harder to protect minority communities from pollution

BY: - August 29, 2023

One option for lawmakers, Hammond said, is to draft so-called severability clauses. Such measures could enable them to continue using race in their analysis, but allow the laws to revert to something like the federal tool — rather than being struck down entirely — if race-based metrics are deemed invalid by a court.

Advocates call on EPA to cut climate pollution from Pa.’s power sector | Tuesday Morning Coffee

BY: - April 18, 2023

They called for 'robust carbon pollution standards for new and existing power plants.'