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Greenhouse Gas Emissions

The Role of Permits in the Regulatory State

Jul 1, 2014 Opinion

General permits play an increasingly important role in implementing regulation.

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Supreme Court Decision Strikes Compromise in Greenhouse Gas Case

Jun 25, 2014 News

EPA’s authority to regulate greenhouse gas emissions is left largely intact, but agency faces rebuke.

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EPA Adopts Stricter Standards to Clean Up Auto Exhaust

Mar 26, 2014 News

EPA finalized new rules on sulfur in gasoline and tailpipe emissions as part of clean car program.

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Prospects for an Interstate Cap and Trade for Greenhouse Gases

Mar 20, 2014 Opinion

The last years of the Obama administration will determine if the EPA succeeds in implementing a cap-and-trade regime.

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Promoting Renewable Energy in the Federal Government

Feb 13, 2014 Analysis

Presidential memo requires agencies to obtain 20% of energy from renewable sources by 2020.

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Adjusting the Social Cost of Carbon: A Commonsense Revision

Aug 20, 2013 Opinion

Changes should be made to better reflect underlying scientific models.

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The Environmental Impacts of the Built World

Jul 17, 2013 Analysis

EPA report suggests strategies for mitigating development's environmental effects.

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President Obama’s Budget Sets Regulatory Priorities Too

Apr 18, 2013 Opinion

The proposed budget identifies the administration's regulatory priorities.

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A Proposed Environmental Agenda for Obama’s Second Term

Feb 26, 2013 Analysis

New position paper calls for climate change and sustainable energy regulations.

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Climate Change and the North American Wolverine

Feb 19, 2013 News

Citing climate change, government seeks to classify the wolverine as a threatened species.

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