"The Inflation Reduction Act was a historic investment in our stable climate future, but we can’t get there without tackling emissions from the power sector, and quickly. The proposed rule targets those emissions, enacting science-based targets that can be achieved with a diverse set of approaches. This is a historic opportunity to put the US on a path of global leadership on the challenge of our time, and in doing so, secure lasting benefits for public health, national security, our economy, and the environment."


Kim Cobb, PhD, Professor of Earth, Environment, and Planetary sciences, Brown Univ., Rhode Island