31 Dec '11, 12pm

Top 6 U.S. climate-policy happenings of 2011

Top 6 U.S. climate-policy happenings of 2011

In 2011, we saw more slow -- but hopefully still steady -- progress toward cleaner air. Photo: Markus M. Cross-posted from the World Resources Institute . The post was written by Kevin Kennedy , director of WRI's U.S. climate initiative . As the year winds down, it's a good time to take stock of climate policy in the United States. Here's a quick roundup of what happened -- or didn't happen -- in 2011. The year began with big questions about what the Obama administration and states would do to address climate change and clean energy, absent a comprehensive federal climate policy. This year's record was decidedly mixed. Not as much happened as some would have liked, but it was in total better than many feared as the year began. The clearest objective benchmark is how well the U.S. is doing against the administration's target of reducing emissions 17 percent below 2005 level...

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