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  • Press Release August 3, 2015   |  Seth Stein

    LCV Statement on President Obama's Release of Clean Power Plan

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    WASHINGTON, DC – In anticipation of President Obama’s releases of the final Clean Power Plan this afternoon and with presidential candidates already weighing in, LCV President Gene Karpinski issued the following statement:

    “In forty years of environmental advocacy, I’ve never been more proud of any President. A challenge as great as climate change requires steps as bold as this. These historic standards, which are the single biggest step our government has ever ...More

  • Press Release August 3, 2015   |  Hannah Blatt

    Climate Action IA's Statement on Finalization of the EPA's Clean Power Plan

    IOWA—In response to the EPA’s release of the Clean Power Plan, Tim Mahern-Macias, LCV Iowa Field Director, issued the following statement:

    “The Clean Power Plan is the single biggest step our country has ever taken to combat climate change and is a huge win for public health. These historic standards will ensure that big polluters can no longer spew an unlimited amount of carbon pollution into our air. The Clean Power Plan is a flexible plan ...More

  • Press Release August 3, 2015   |  Hannah Blatt

    As EPA Unveils New Clean Power Rule, Johnson, Walker Double-Down on Allowing Unlimited Carbon Pollution

    Madison, Wisconsin – Today, the Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters praised the EPA’s Clean Power Plan, a common sense regulation to cut carbon emissions from power plants. The Clean Power Plan will avoid up to 3,600 premature deaths, lead to 90,000 fewer asthma attacks in children, and prevent 300,000 missed work and school days. By 2030, the net public health and climate-related benefits from the Clean Power Plan are estimated to be worth $45 billion ...More

  • Press Release August 3, 2015   |  Hannah Blatt

    LCV's Ohio Program Statement on Finalization of the EPA’s Clean Power Plan

    OHIO —In response to the EPA’s release of the Clean Power Plan, Beth Nagusky, LCV Ohio Policy Director, issued the following statement:

    “The Clean Power Plan is the single biggest step our country has ever taken to combat climate change and is a huge win for public health. These historic standards will ensure that big polluters can no longer spew an unlimited amount of carbon pollution into our air. The Clean Power Plan is a flexible ...More

  • Press Release August 1, 2015   |  Hannah Blatt

    LCV Statement on Anticipated Release of Final EPA Clean Power Plan

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    WASHINGTON, DC – In anticipation of the expected release of the final EPA Clean Power Plan, LCV Board Chair and former EPA Administrator Carol M. Browner and LCV President Gene Karpinski issued the following statements:

    Statement of Carol M. Browner, LCV Board Chair & Former EPA Administrator:

    “The Clean Power Plan is a visionary policy ...More

  • Press Release July 30, 2015   |  Hannah Blatt

    LCV Hosts Day of Action to Discuss the Clean Power Plan

    IOWA — Today, the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) hosted two phone banks where Iowa residents voiced their support for the Clean Power Plan (CPP) and encouraged Governor Branstad to take action. Iowa House of Representative Jo Oldson and Mike Carberry of the Johnson County Board of Supervisors kicked off the Des Moines and Iowa City phone banks. Both leaders emphasized the importance of a strong CPP that caps carbon pollution and protects public health ...More

  • Press Release July 30, 2015   |  Hannah Blatt

    LCV Hosts Day of Action Climate Rally in Support of the Clean Power Plan

    Portsmouth, NH — Today the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) hosted a climate action rally in support of the Clean Power Plan (CPP), which places the first-ever limits on the amount of carbon pollution power plants can spew into our air. Community and business leaders, from across the state, joined to discuss the importance of the CPP in capping carbon emission while protecting our health and environment.

    “Today’s discussion and rally highlighted just how important ...More

  • Press Release July 30, 2015   |  Hannah Blatt

    LCV Hosts Day of Action to Highlight the Clean Power Plan

    Raleigh, North Carolina — Today, Climate Action NC, a project of North Carolina League of Conservation Voters (NCLCV), hosted a press conference and letter writing event to urge Senator Burr, Governor McCrory and other local leaders to support the Clean Power Plan, which will place reasonable limits on carbon pollution for the first time. In addition, both the North Carolina House and Senate are currently considering legislation related to the Clean Power Plan.

    “We are already ...More

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