It’s a difficult time to be a migratory bird, author Scott Weidensaul says — but, he adds, birds can be quite resilient.
The study focused on potential health outcomes and did not consider employment or economic impacts of the policy.
The rule still needs approval from the Independent Regulatory Review Commission and the Attorney General’s Office. But Tuesday’s vote was a key step in the regulatory process.
Pennsylvania could become the first fossil-fuel rich state to join the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, a cap-and-trade program designed to cut emissions.
Installing EV chargers is becoming increasingly important in an accelerating market.
In his $2 trillion American Jobs Plan, President Biden included many programs to help reach climate goals. Let’s take a look under the hood of the plan with the help of expert scientists.
Under the new regulation, companies would have to install equipment to stop emissions from escaping and inspect sites for leaks every three months.
The Wolf Administration projects a small increase in wholesale electricity prices over the first few years in the program, then a decrease. While some may feel the change, many people probably won’t even notice.
Proponents say the program would address economic inequality and the climate crisis at the same time.
A survey found majority support for increased state effort on climate change, consistent with previous years.