RGGI

In one-sided hearing, coal workers lay out dire stakes for cap-and-trade

BY: - February 5, 2020

Opponents described the plan as a “nuclear tipped cruise missile” aimed at the coal power industry. Republicans have discussed going to court to stop it.

With eye on climate future, Pennsylvania makes allowances in cap-and-trade proposal for fossil fuel past

BY: - February 3, 2020

The rules, posted by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection last week, would give free carbon credits to power plants that burn coal waste, which covers thousands of acres with black smoot while polluting streams. 

COMMENTARY

#PABudget2020: Climate action is here and Pennsylvania is entering the race | Opinion

BY: - February 3, 2020

Given a lack of federal leadership to reduce greenhouse emissions, Pennsylvania has moved to join our neighboring states in taking real action on climate.