Category: carbon capture

Photo: Goat Mountain Will Washington State become the first to…

Photo: Goat Mountain

Will Washington State become the first to pass a carbon tax? While the proposal was defeated last year, Governor Jay Inslee is solidly behind the idea.

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http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2017/11/will-washington-state-pass-the-nations-first-carbon-tax/

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Photo: butterfly Governor’s are heading to Europe to…

Photo: butterfly

Governor’s are heading to Europe to reassure world leaders of their commitment to fighting climate change.

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http://www.governor.wa.gov/news-media/us-governors-head-germany-reassure-global-leaders-american-leadership-climate-change

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Photo: Welcome Senior Center and Parks Department. Governor…

Photo: Welcome Senior Center and Parks Department.

Governor Jay Inslee was unable to pass a carbon emissions cap bill last year. Thus by executive order he set a statewide carbon reduction cap. This new rule is facing a legal challenge in court. Opening arguments will begin Friday.

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http://www.chronline.com/news/washington-s-carbon-cap-rule-faces-legal-challenge/article_da0f1010-455e-11e7-a4d2-e7f717867564.html

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