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  • Carbon Pricing Works: An Opportunity For Virginia To Lead On Clean Energy

    A Businesses for a Healthy Climate report The Clean Power Plan, issued by the EPA in August 2015, requires certain carbon-pollution reductions from the electric-power sector by 2030 and gives states the flexibility to design their own implementation plans. This Clean Air Act rule-making provides an unprecedented opportunity for Virginia

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  • House Republicans Plan to Call for Action on Climate Change

    Rep. Chris Gibson of New York is leading the charge, and nine other Republicans are on board. Clare Foran A co­ali­tion of House Re­pub­lic­ans is gear­ing up to make waves by call­ing for ac­tion to fight cli­mate change on the eve of Pope Fran­cis’s vis­it to Cap­it­ol Hill. Ten Re­pub­lic­ans

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  • Putting a Price on Carbon

    A HANDBOOK FOR U.S. POLICYMAKERS KEVIN KENNEDY, MICHAEL OBEITER, AND NOAH KAUFMAN EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Putting a Price on Carbon: A Handbook for U.S. Policymakers is the first in a series of papers that the World Resources Institute will produce with the aim of providing a clear and comprehensive understanding of the

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