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The President's Climate Policy Should Focus on Renewable Energy R&D

By Steven Cohen In the past week, we’ve seen President Obama begin to deliver on his State of the Union promise to use his executive power to address the challenges presented by climate change. As Peter Baker and Coral Davenport reported in the New York Times last week, the president:

…ordered the development of tough new fuel standards for the nation’s fleet of heavy-duty trucks as part of what aides say will be an increasingly muscular and unilateral campaign to tackle climate change through the use of the president’s executive power.

Later in the week, the president, seeking to educate the country on …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green