NRDC Expert Blog

Huge Climate Opportunity If RGGI Governors Step Up

The governors of nine Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic states are about to make a momentous climate decision: how much power plant pollution they’re going to cut, and how fast they’ll cut it.

Tighter Pollution Cap Could Get RGGI States $3.2B Extra

The nine states in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) would gain $3.2 billion extra in clean energy funding—nearly a quarter-billion dollars more annually—by choosing the most ambitious power plant pollution cuts currently under consideration for the next phase of their pioneering clim

California Leads Off: Now RGGI Must Grab the Climate Baton

California just set a new bar for what U.S. climate leadership looks like.