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Cars, Trucks, and Climate: EPA Regulation of Greenhouse Gases from Mobile Sources

Categories: Climate Change,Environment,Laws/Regulations,Transportation

Describes steps taken by the Obama Administration to clean air by restricting emissions of greenhouse gases from motor vehicles.  This report discusses the full range of EPA’s authority under the Clean Air Act and how that might affect other mobile sources such as ships, locomotives, and airplanes.  From the Congressional Research Service, posted by the Federation of American Scientists