DEEP: National Climate Change Regulations & Resources

National Climate Change Regulations and Resources
 
The EPA's plan to cut Carbon Dioxide pollution from power plants, while maintaining an affordable and reliable energy system.
EPA Proposes New Commonsense Measures to Cut Methane Emissions from the Oil and Gas Sector/Proposal Cuts GHG Emissions, Reduces Smog-Forming Air Pollution and Provides Certainty for Industry
As part of the Obama Administration's strategy under the president's Climate Action Plan, the EPA announced commonsense proposed standards that would reduce emissions of greenhouse gases and volatile organic compounds from the oil and natural gas industry.
The EPA issued two proposals to further reduce emissions of methane-rich gas from municipal solid waste (MSW) landfills as part of the President’s Climate Action Plan – Strategy to Reduce Methane Emissions.
The NHTSA recently strengthened fuel economy standards for cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. These more stringent rules will reduce fuel consumption - lowering U.S. dependence on fossil fuel and reducing greenhouse gas emissions from the transportation sector.
Resources
This is the 6th version of the Climate Action Report, which describes climate change mitigation and adaption measures happening across the country.
The President's Climate Action Plan
The Obama Administration's Climate Initiatives
Explore the many different strategies geared to address climate change that have been initiated by the Obama Administration. 
The President's Climate Data Initiative 
A collection of climate change data and resources.
Quickly and easily filter greenhouse gas data in a variety of ways, such as by facility, industry, location, or gas.
A map of alternative fuel stations located throughout the US.
 
Content Last Updated November 2015