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    U.S. Conference of Mayors Discussion on Clean Power Rules

    Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy, Bob Perciasepe, and others talked about the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Clean Power Plan, which sets…

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    Carbon Pollution Emissions Rule for Existing Power Plants

    The House debated S.J.Res. 24, a resolution to disapprove a new Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) rule on carbon emissions caused by existing energy plants burning coal.

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    European Parliament Volkswagen Scandal Debate

    Members from the European Parliament discussed the recent Volkswagen cheating emissions investigation. Members spoke out against the discovery of cheating and called for a full…

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    Power Plants and Greenhouse Gas Emissions

    State officials from Texas, Oregon, and Ohio testified at a hearing on the impact of carbon emissions regulations on power plants in states around the country.

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    President Obama on Clean Energy

    President Obama talked about ways his administration had reduced energy consumption in the U.S. and the role of new energy generation initiatives in the nation’s economic…

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    EPA Hearing on Commercial Aircraft Emissions

    The Environmental Protection Agency held a public hearing its Washington, D.C., headquarters to hear from environmental groups, aircraft industry representatives, private citizens and…

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    Surgeon General Murthy on Climate Change

    Surgeon General Vivek Murthy talked about the reality of global climate change and the associated health risks, particularly the increase in asthma. He spoke before a presidential…

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    Air Quality Standards

    Janet McCabe testified at a hearing on the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) proposal to revise national air quality standards for ground-level ozone. A final decision by…

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    Reducing Carbon Emissions

    The World Resources Institute released Delivering on the U.S. Climate Commitment: A 10-Point Plan Toward a Low-Carbon Future at the National Press Club. Panelists talked about the…

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    White House Daily Briefing

    Josh Earnest responded to questions from reporters on a variety of issues, including the terrorist attack in Tunisia and Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu’s comments on a Palestinian…

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    Proposed Carbon Dioxide Emission Rules

    Environmental regulation officials from five states testified about their problems and successes dealing with the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) proposed carbon dioxide…

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    Ozone Regulations

    Witnesses testified at a Senate Environment and Public Works subcommittee hearing on the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) proposed regulations to cut smog and ozone pollution.…

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    Coal and U.S. Energy Policy

    Energy Department Deputy Assistant Secretary for Clean Coal Julio Friedmann talked about carbon capture and storage technologies for reducing carbon emissions. He illustrated his talk…

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    Gina McCarthy on Clean Air Act Announcement

    Gina McCarthy held a conference call to announce new proposed Clean Air Act ozone level standards.

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    U.S.-China Carbon Reduction Deal

    Thomas Lorenzen talked about the carbon emission reduction deal struck by U.S. and Chinese leaders earlier in the week and the reaction the deal had received. He discussed President…

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    President Obama and Chinese President Xi on Greenhouse Gas Emmisions

    President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping held a news conference in the Great Hall of the People at the end of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in…

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    Donora 1948 Air Quality Crisis

    Brian Charlton of the Donora Smog Museum talked about the origin of the 1948 Donora air quality crisis and how it led to changing perceptions of air pollution and…

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    Carbon Dioxide Scrubbing

    Klaus Lackner talked about carbon dioxide scrubbing, the process by which carbon dioxide is removed from ambient air. Topics included available technologies including carbon capture…

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    Clean Power Plan, Afternoon Session

    The Environmental Protection Agency held the first in a series of public hearings on its proposed Clean Power Plan. The plan would cut carbon pollution from existing fossil-fuel power…

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    Clean Power Plan, Morning Session

    The Environmental Protection Agency held the first in a series of public hearings on its proposed Clean Power Plan. The plan would cut carbon pollution from existing fossil-fuel power…

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