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Faith Leaders Call for Limits On Carbon Pollution

By Molly Rauch

When EPA held a public hearing earlier this month on its proposed rule to limit carbon pollution from new power plants, I expected to hear comments from engineers, economists, policy experts, health professionals, and atmospheric scientists about the rule. I also knew that moms and dads were going to be there in force, to talk about what carbon pollution means to them as parents (thanks, Moms Clean Air Force!). What was less expected was the tidal wave of faith that I experienced as I sat in the EPA hearing room. Over a dozen faith leaders spoke …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green