Posts Tagged ‘ carbon emissions ’

Group wants to improve emissions program

Aug 18th, 2012 | By

A group of environmentalists, business leaders and organizations from around the Northeast are urging Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and his counterparts in other states to improve standards of a regional program designed to reduce emissions that cause air pollution. Officials with Environment Northeast, a regional organization with offices in Connecticut, say that extreme whether

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Trailblazing States on Pollution | Rob Sargent, Environment America,

Nov 2nd, 2011 | By

Shame on Congress and the coal and oil lobby for blocking progress. But we can act at the local and state level and begin to reduce pollution today. We’ll show it can be done while building political support for a comprehensive national strategy. For more on this story, visit: Trailblazing States on Pollution –

3 states in regional compact raid pollution funds

Dec 19th, 2010 | By

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Two of the 10 Northeast states that agreed to dedicate millions of dollars to reduce carbon emissions and promote green energy have reneged on their promise, instead diverting substantial funds to saving their budgets. Participating states are Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island and Vermont.

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