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Global Warming

Star Tribune editorial board: Minnesota leads in reducing emissions; New EPA policy would catch up to this state’s healthy pace

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The Star Tribune published an editorial on Friday that said Minnesota is leading the way in reducing carbon and other states should examine the benefits the state is already deriving now that President Obama and the Environmental Protection Agency have announced a plan to reduce carbon emissions from power plants.

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Global Warming

News Release: Conservation, clean energy, and labor advocates react to new federal carbon pollution standards to protect Minnesota, address climate change

Today, local conservation, clean energy, and labor advocates said newly announced federal carbon pollution limits for power plants would address the leading cause of climate change and protect public health.

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Global Warming

Media Advisory: Standards will address leading cause of climate change and protect health of Minnesotans

Local conservation, clean energy and labor advocates will host a telephone news conference on Monday, June 2 at 2:00PM to discuss a newly announced presidential proposal to, for the first time, limit the carbon pollution from power plants causing climate change.

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