Posts Tagged ‘ McCarthy ’

Obama takes on coal with first-ever carbon limits; EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy to address National Press Club, follow on Twitter

Sep 20th, 2013 | By

The Obama administration will press ahead Friday with tough requirements for new coal-fired power plants, moving to impose for the first time strict limits on the pollution blamed for global warming. Follow EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy’s 9 a.m. National Press Club conversation on Twitter #ActOnClimate

New EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy Gives Inaugural Speech at Harvard Law School

Jul 30th, 2013 | By
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Administrator Gina McCarthy affirmed the Obama administration’s commitment to fighting climate change in her first public address since assuming her new role. Her spirited remarks, delivered Tuesday at Harvard Law School, cited past EPA successes as part of a broader argument that measures to control climate change are a necessary part of a “sound economic and global agenda.” Click on this environmental headline for more from Harvard Magazine.

Why Isn’t Smart-Growth Pioneer Gina McCarthy Running the EPA Yet?

Jun 15th, 2013 | By

It’s been six months since Lisa Jackson announced she was stepping down as chief of the Environmental Protection Agency, but there’s still no replacement.