Gov. Tom Wolf's Power-Plant Carbon-Pricing Plan Nears Finish LineThe centerpiece of Gov. Tom Wolf’s plan to fight climate change took another step Tuesday toward the final regulatory threshold to impose a price on carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuel-fired power plants in Pennsylvania.
Gov. Tom Wolf Takes Next Step To Impose Price On Greenhouse Emissions From Power PlantsGov. Tom Wolf’s administration on Tuesday solidified its intention to begin imposing a price on greenhouse gas emissions from power plants next year as part of a multi-state consortium, over the protests of coal- and gas-region lawmakers and elements of the energy industry.
Mayor Bill Peduto Commits Pittsburgh To Carbon Neutrality By 2050Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto issued an executive order committing the city to become carbon neutral by 2050.
Gov. Tom Wolf Issues Executive Order To Reduce Greenhouse GasesWarning that climate change is all too real – “The threat that we're confronting is not an abstract problem” – Governor Wolf signed an executive order on Tuesday in Pittsburgh.