‘An Affront on the Science of Climate Change’: Trump Administration to Propose Rollback on Coal Plant Regulations

The Trump administration plans to ease requirements for carbon capture technology on new coal plants. Lila Holzman, energy program manager of As You Sow, made the following statement: “The Trump administration’s proposal to ease carbon capture requirements for new coal plants is an affront on the science of climate change and the very real economic harms associated with ignoring its reality.”

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Clean200 Weathers Perfect Storm, Holds Own Against Surging Oil Prices, Tariff Wars

Today, As You Sow and Corporate Knights released its fifth update of the Carbon Clean 200™ (Clean200™), a list of the 200 largest publicly traded companies making significant revenue from clean energy. After a period of outperforming the S&P Global 1200 Energy Index (fossil fuel benchmark), a series of global events converged to leave the Clean200 behind the fossil fuel benchmark for only the second time since its inception two years ago. However, the Clean200 when excluding Chinese companies continued to outperform.

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