176Feb 21, 2013
State Emission Reduction Efforts
California and Delaware officials and environmental group representatives talked about their efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and promote energy efficiency. They showed PowerPoint ...
305Jan 12, 2013
Record Heat and Weather Extremes in 2012
David Doniger and Myron Ebell talked about the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration report that 2012 was the hottest year on record for the contiguous 48 states and the second-worst for ...
196Apr 24, 2009
Climate Change Legislation, Panel 4
Witnesses in a fourth panel of experts testified on the American Clean Energy Security Act of 2009. The proposed legislation would cut carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases by 20 percent by 2020 ...
186Jan 24, 2008
Emissions Waiver for California
Witnesses testified about the decision by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to deny California a waiver that would allow the state to regulate greenhouse gas pollution from motor ...
139Apr 24, 2007
EPA Regulation of Greenhouse Gases
The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee held a hearing on a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that the Environmental Protection Agency had the authority to regulate carbon dioxide and other ...
24Jun 22, 2005
Mr. Doniger and Mr. Taylor talked about the politics and policy of global climate change in the energy bill. Mr. Doniger believes that climate change is a serious problem that ...
21Apr 10, 2001
Bush Administration Budget and the Environment
Officials of environmental organizations analyzed the environmental aspects of the proposed budgets for the Department of the Interior, Department of Energy, and Environmental Protection ...
137Mar 30, 1988
Two panels of experts give testimony on the current status of the earth’s ozone layer. Recent findings by NASA about the accelerated rate of depletion of the upper atmospheric ozone layer ...