California sues EPA over clean car waiver

By | 2017-01-20T18:33:52+00:00 January 23rd, 2008|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, California Air Resources Board (CARB), Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE), DOE (Department of Energy), Emissions, Environment, Environmental Protection Administration (EPA), Politics|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Anyone watching this story had to know California wasn't going to walk away from this fight. California has become the trumpeter of clean air with Schwarzenegger traveling the world holding the environmental beacon of light. For the first time, states could be allowed to limit greenhouse gasses to prevent climate change, which is recognized as [...]

Congress vs. States over CAFE: EPA vs. CARB

By | 2018-02-20T21:05:13+00:00 October 1st, 2007|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, California Air Resources Board (CARB), Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE), DOE (Department of Energy), Emissions, Environmental Protection Administration (EPA), Ethanol, Fuel economy, Gas Tax, Gasoline (petrol)|Tags: , |

Fourteen states are fed up with Congress not enacting a CAFE regulation and are taking matters into their own hands. It looked hopeful for a while, the Dems coming into office and taking over, but then reality set in. “The” election is just 18 months away and playing for votes has already begun. What should [...]