Statement on EPA’s issuance of guidance for Clean Air Act permitting for greenhouse gases.
Statement of Eileen Claussen
President, Pew Center on Global Climate Change
November 10, 2010
Today's announcement demonstrates that EPA can use the Clean Air Act in a sensible way to improve our nation's energy efficiency and to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The guidance goes a long way to making sure that large new industrial facilities employ state of the art technologies that will deliver important long term economic and environmental benefits.
Pew Center Contact: Tom Steinfeldt, 703-516-4146