Pennsylvania has been lagging behind other bay states in meeting clean-up goals set for 2025.
Pa. to get $6 million in grants for climate change planning from the Environmental Protection Agency
The commonwealth will receive up to a $3 million Climate Pollution Reduction Grant through the program set up by the Inflation Reduction Act.
The federal government says it will continue heightened enforcement in the state indefinitely.
The agency isn’t certain where all the money will come from to pay for what it has planned. The effects of climate change have driven the price higher.
The price of Bitcoin has plunged, after peaking in November 2021.
In 2020, the total emissions of Pennsylvania’s top 10 power plants are equivalent to eight million cars on the road for a year, according to a recent report by PennEnvironment.
SCOTUS EPA ruling a set-back for climate regulations, but Pennsylvania retains power to set limits, lawyers say
Pennsylvania has its own law governing air pollution that gives the state Department of Environmental Protection authority.