The ballot initiative would mandate more renewables. So why are many environmentalists against it?
Trillions of dollars’ worth of oil are present, but the environmental costs are high, too – and growing.
But business groups are still concerned about the costs of the landmark emission caps.
‘Transition initiatives,’ begun in Britain, aim to empower people to tackle effects of climate change and decline of oil.
In what is thought to be an unprecedented ruling, a Superior Court judge in Fulton County, Ga., halted the construction of a coal-fired power plant, saying that the plant must limit its emissions of carbon dioxide.
State’s proposed rules are the most sweeping in the US to cut greenhouse gases.