Thursday, October 2, 2014

Engaging Business on Climate: Ceres Success Story 6.7.14

Engaging Business on Climate: Ceres Success Story 6.7.14

June 7, 2014 by · 1 Comment 

Welcome to our new weekly blog! Today’s delightful story is about non-profit organization and USCAN member Ceres. If you are passionate about acting on climate and need a boost, keep reading.

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Clean Air Act Digest, 6.28.13

Clean Air Act Digest, 6.28.13

June 28, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

UPDATES Administration: President Obama has announced a robust plan for tackling climate change and reducing dangerous carbon pollution. This marks a historic turning point. No longer will power plants be allowed to dump unlimited amounts of carbon into our atmosphere, threatening our health and environment. The President’s speech on Tuesday builds on previous statements with […]

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Clean Air Act Digest, 4.26.13

Clean Air Act Digest, 4.26.13

April 26, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

  UPDATES Congress: The Senate Environmental and Public Works committee is expected to vote on the nomination of Gina McCarthy, President Obama’s pick to lead the Environmental Protection Agency, in the next couple weeks, possibly May 8. The final step in the confirmation process is a vote by the full Senate. Administration: A group of […]

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Clean Air Act Digest, 4.27.12

Clean Air Act Digest, 4.27.12

April 27, 2012 by · 2 Comments 

UPDATES Congress: In previous issues, we have reported on the surface transportation bill moving in Congress. Last week, the House passed an extension of the surface transportation law (H.R. 4348) and this week voted to go to conference with the Senate, which has passed a bipartisan transportation bill (S. 1813). Fortunately the bills do not […]

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Getting to Higher Ground, Hotline 4.2.12

Getting to Higher Ground, Hotline 4.2.12

April 2, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

As we all know, Massachusetts vs. EPA set the stage for our community’s current efforts to protect the EPA’s authority under the Clean Air Act to regulate greenhouse gases—including efforts to generate comments in support of the EPA’s proposed standard for industrial carbon pollution. This was one of many topics covered at the 2012 USCAN Annual Conference, held March 20-22 in Denver, CO.

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Clean Air Act Digest, 3.30.12

Clean Air Act Digest, 3.30.12

March 30, 2012 by · 4 Comments 

UPDATES Carbon Pollution Standard: On Tuesday, the Environmental Protection Agency proposed the first national limits on carbon pollution from new electric power plants. This is an incredibly important step forward to protect American’s health and well-being from the carbon pollution that is driving dangerous climate change. Carbon pollution fuels climate change that raises temperatures and […]

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