Monthly Archives: June 2009

EPA Grants California's GHG Waiver Request

The Environmental Protection Agency this week granted a waiver of Clean Air Act preemption to California for its greenhouse gas emission standards for motor vehicles. The action taken by the EPA is in response to California’s petition to set strict … Continue reading

Posted in Clean Air Act, Climate Change

EPA Grants California GHG Waiver Request

EPA Grants California’s Greenhouse Gas Waiver Request The Environmental Protection Agency this week granted a waiver of Clean Air Act preemption to California for its greenhouse gas emission standards for motor vehicles. The action taken by the EPA is in … Continue reading

Posted in Clean Air Act, Climate Change

Governor Signs Budget Bill Into Law – Vetoes Certain Provisions

Governor Jim Doyle (D) this morning signed into law Assembly Bill75, the 2009-11 omnibus budget bill. Here is the Governor’s veto message.

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Congress Set to Pass Global Warming Legislation

The Wall Street Journal is reporting today that the major climate change bill is heading to a vote this Friday in Congress. The American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009 (H.R.2454), or known as Waxman-Markey after the authors of … Continue reading

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Congress Set to Pass Climate Change Legislation

The Wall Street Journal is reporting today that the major climate change bill is heading to a vote this Friday in Congress. The American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009 (H.R.2454), or known as Waxman-Markey after the authors of … Continue reading

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