Statement: EPA Reaffirms Scientific Case for Climate Action

Statement on the release today of EPA’s denial of petitions seeking a reconsideration of its greenhouse gas endangerment finding.

Statement of Eileen Claussen
President, Pew Center on Global Climate Change

July 29, 2010

It is time to move beyond this year’s contrived controversies over climate science. EPA’s action today makes it clear that the scientific case demanding action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions is compelling and that the costs of inaction continue to grow larger.

Pew Center Contact: Tom Steinfeldt, 703-516-4146

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