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Senate moves to block key part of Wolf’s climate plan
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Senate moves to block key part of Wolf’s climate plan

The action comes the same day the Democratic Attorney General, who is running for governor, tried to distance himself from the program.
The potential impact energy plan RGGI may have on Pennsylvanians electric bills debated
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The potential impact energy plan RGGI may have on Pennsylvanians electric bills debated

There are some warnings that electricity rates could go up if Governor Wolf goes forward with an energy plan that links Pennsylvania to many other Northeastern states.
In letter, lawmakers try to bypass Wolf, ask RGGI administrator to block Pa.’s entrance
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In letter, lawmakers try to bypass Wolf, ask RGGI administrator to block Pa.’s entrance

The move is one of several attempts by lawmakers to prevent the state joining the program through regulation.
When pollution is no longer free
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When pollution is no longer free

In using this market-based approach to reduce emissions, the state can decrease its carbon cap over time.
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Oversight board approves Pennsylvania to join Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative

RGGI has been controversial in Pennsylvania. A environmental oversight board gave the go-ahead for draft regulations to join the cap-and-trade program.

RGGI, behind the rhetoric: What we know about the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative
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RGGI, behind the rhetoric: What we know about the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative

Those who want Pennsylvania in RGGI say it would be an important step to mitigate climate change and help grow the economy. People who want to stay out out say it won’t cut emissions and will eliminate jobs. Who’s right?
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