Mayor Sylvester Turner is calling for the Environmental Protection Agency to hold a public hearing in Houston on the proposed repeal of the Clean Power Plan, the Obama administration’s signature effort to reduce climate-altering pollution. The EPA held its only hearing on the proposed repeal in West Virginia’s coal country last month. Turner said the
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Last Thursday, I attended the North American Marine Environment Protection Association Conference in Deer Park, Texas, where largely industry professionals converged to discuss how industry can approach the regulatory changes they face, from a the 0.5% sulfur cap on fuels that is currently being rolled out to ballast water management to strategies for reducing emissions and dealing with
If we are going to act on climate change today, these four policy moves are a good place to start.
We join our board member Texas State Representative Jessica Farrar for the first meeting of this interim committee, which was formed to perpetuate the misguided “Texas vs. EPA” battle.