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Battleground Senate States Hardest Hit by Climate Regs

Climate Change Weekly #131 The Obama administration’s proposed carbon dioxide restrictions will impose their highest costs on states with key U.S. Senate races this November. The restrictions, which do not apply uniformly across the nation, threaten to doom the chances of Democratic Senate candidates arguing their party identification gives them extra leverage with the Obama administration. Under the proposed restrictions, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency assigns each state a different...

Warmist Group Admits Obama’s CO2 Restrictions Are Pointless

Climate Change Weekly #130 The Obama administration’s proposed carbon dioxide restrictions will have little impact on global climate, a prominent global warming activist group has acknowledged. Highlighting China’s growing use of coal power plants and the gap in power plant environmental safeguards between the United States and China, Climate Central senior scientist Eric Larson predicted, “all the windmills in the world won’t deliver our children a climate they can depend on” without a...

Obama Announces Economically Devastating CO2 Restrictions

Climate Change Weekly #129 The Obama administration announced proposed power plant restrictions requiring a 30 percent cut in carbon dioxide emissions from 2005 levels. The regulations allow states some latitude in formulating plans to meet their mandated emissions cuts, but states will almost certainly shut down most or all of their coal power plants to meet the mandates. Coal is the least expensive widely available source of electricity, but it also emits the most carbon dioxide. The U.S....

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