POV: Power Breakfast

Power Breakfast for Jan. 22, 2015

Coalition forms to keep money in state emission-reduction plan; Senate votes on climate change; Research questions underground carbon dioxide storage


POV: Power Breakfast

A nearly daily round-up of news for your consideration:

  • A coalition of industrial companies and environmental groups is lobbying against moves by a group of lawmakers to channel money away from the Texas Emissions Reduction Plan to fund state highway construction, the Austin American-Statesman writes.
  • A vote in the U.S. Senate Wednesday affirmed that climate change exists but rejected the assertion that human activity significantly contributes to it, Fuel Fix reports.
  • New research suggests that underground carbon dioxide storage may not be as effective as thought, with less of the gas solidifying in the process, Bloomberg reports.
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