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California’s Waiver Request to Control Greenhouse Gases Under the Clean Air Act

Description: This report reviews the nature of California's, EPA's, and other states' authority to regulate emissions from mobile sources, discusses the applicability of that authority to GHGs, and provides analysis of issues related to the California waiver request.
Date: October 1, 2007
Creator: McCarthy, James E. & Meltz, Robert
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Internet-based information resource and discussion platform on GHG reduction strategies in Asia

Description: The website (www.ccasia.teri.res.in) provides a consolidated Internet based information source and platform for discussions on climate change issues in Asia. The effort has been successful in reaching the target audience and in stimulating awareness about the crucial debate on GHG (greenhouse gas) reduction strategies in Asia.
Date: December 28, 2000
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Steel: Lightweight Steel Containers

Description: Using NICE3 funds, Dispensing Containers Corporation has found an exciting new method for manufacturing steel dispensing containers with an average of 40% less raw material than conventional manufacturing processes. Order this new fact sheet now and discover how this innovative technology can reduce greenhouse gas emissions, reduce transportation costs and pollution, and simplify and increase recycling.
Date: January 29, 1999
Creator: Blazek, S.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Greenhouse Gas Reductions: California Action and the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative

Description: This report first discusses the activities in California. Secondly, it focuses on the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI). Finally, it considers the state-led actions from a federal policymaking perspective, examining the potential effects, limitations, and legal challenges of state-led climate change actions.
Date: August 31, 2007
Creator: Ramseur, Jonathan L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Climate Change: Current Issues and Policy Tools

Description: This report discusses the current climate change issue, The international and Domestic Policy Fields and the Policy tool box. It consists of some figures about Greenhouse Gas Shares of Global Emissions and Estimates top 20 Emitters of Greenhouse in 2005.
Date: December 4, 2008
Creator: Leggett, Jane A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Drought in the United States: Causes and Current Understanding

Description: This report discusses how drought is defined and why drought occurs in the United States. It also discusses how droughts are classified and what is meant by moderate, severe, and extreme drought classifications. The report briefly describes periods of drought in the country's past that equaled or exceeded drought conditions experienced during the 20th century.
Date: June 25, 2015
Creator: Folger, Peter & Cody, Betsy A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Climate Change Legislation in the 110th Congress

Description: This report briefly discusses the basic concepts on which these bills are based, and compares major provisions of the bills in each of the following categories: climate change research; emissions reduction technologies; U.S. actions pursuant to international emission reduction agreements; adaptation to the effects of climate change; GHG reporting and registration; and GHG emissions reduction programs.
Date: June 29, 2007
Creator: Ramseur, Jonathan L. & Yacobucci, Brent D.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Greenhouse Gas Reductions: California Action and the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative

Description: This report provides the California action and the regional greenhouse gas initiative on the greenhouse gas reduction. The first section of this report discusses the activity in California. The second section focuses on the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), a cooperative effort of nine states in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from power plants.. The report's final section considers these state-led actions from a federal policy making perspective, examining the potential effects, limitations, and legal challenges of state-led climate change actions.
Date: April 27, 2007
Creator: Ramseur, Jonathan L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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