Letter to editor by Ken Deveney in Ashland Daily Tidings, January 11, 2020

Fires in Australia remind us what could happen here. The Columbia Center on Global Energy Policy (CGEP) recently released an analysis of HR 763, the Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act, which concludes that HR 763 would cut net greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions 36 to 38 percent by 2030 (from 2005 levels), exceeding U.S. commitments under the Paris Agreement. It would also improve Americans’ health by reducing sulfur and mercury emissions by 95 percent and smog-forming NOx emissions by 75 percent.


0 replies

Leave a Reply

Want to join the discussion?
Feel free to contribute!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *