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Waxman-Markey Gives Big Bucks to Polluters

Jun. 2, 2009 / Posted by: RConnors / Categories: Blog, Climate and Energy

Just when you thought that the Waxman-Markey Climate Bill couldn't get any worse, it does. According to Friends of the Earth's analysis of the bill, the bill would allocated tens of billions of dollars in permits to the industries that contribute...

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International Negotiations and U.S. Climate Legislation

May. 21, 2009 / Posted by: EBast / Categories: Blog

The nations of the world expect U.S. leadership this year in international climate negotiations, which will culminate in the Conference of the Parties of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change in Copenhagen, Denmark in December. These negot...

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The American Clean Energy and Security Act

May. 15, 2009 / Posted by: RConnors / Categories: Blog

On Wednesday, we released a joint statement with Greenpeace and Public Citizen to express our concern about disturbing changes to the new climate bill currently being discussed in Congress:

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