Tag Archive for Carbon Pollution

Obama Administration Finalizes Fuel Efficiency Standards for Trucks

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share… By Glynn Wilson – WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Obama administration has finalized green house gas standards and fuel efficiency rules for trucks to cut carbon pollution in the U.S., all while bolstering energy security and spurring manufacturing innovation, according to an announcement just out from the…

Report Shows Fuel Economy Up, Carbon Emissions Down in the U.S.

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…By Glynn Wilson – WASHINGTON, D.C. – Due to federal regulations, like it or not, automobile fuel economy has hit an all time high in the United States, while carbon dioxide emissions are now at a record low, according to a report from the Environmental Protection Agency.…

EPA Proposes Carbon Pollution Standards for New Power Plants

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…By Glynn Wilson – The Environmental Protection Agency has proposed new Clean Air Act standards to cut carbon pollution from new power plants “in order to combat climate change and improve public health,” according to the announcement sent out Friday morning. The new standards are set to…

President Obama Outlines Ambitious Plan to Combat Global Climate Change

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…President Obama spoke to the nation Tuesday at Georgetown University and laid out his vision for the steps needed to prepare for the impacts of climate change and lead the global effort to fight it – By Glynn Wilson – President Barack Obama, who was already guaranteed…