Virginia's DEQ is proposing new regulations on greenhouse gas emissions from electric power plants. It's a step in the right direction, says the nine-state Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI).
RGGI and Maryland's EmPOWER program benefit Maryland's health, economy and environment. Chesapeake PSR's Sara Via, PhD, on why clean air and climate change may be at a crossroads in Maryland.
Dominion Cove Point liquefied natural gas facility poses an intolerable risk to Maryland residents' health and safety, write Chesapeake PSR President Gwen DuBois, MD, MPH and Lili Sheeline of Calvert Citizens for a Healthy Community.
What is RGGI? RGGI is the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, a consortium of nine states in the US Northeast to cap and reduce greenhouse CO2 emissions from power plants.
Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Act (GGRA): Maryland mandates a 25 percent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2020 and 40 percent by 2030.
CPSR supports reauthorizing the Maryland Greenhouse Gas Emissions (GGRA) to spur clean energy and a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions that affect climate change.
Climate change affects the future of humanity.