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BlueGreen’s GHG Plan Adds Details But Labor Unions Remain Divided

July 09, 2019
The BlueGreen Alliance, a coalition of labor and environmental groups, has unveiled an ambitious climate change platform that includes more details than what was included in Democrats’ Green New Deal (GND), though the measure continues to divide coal-sector and other groups over how aggressively to limit emissions Coal-sector groups are opposing the alliance’s plan, charging that despite its flexibilities, its net-zero emissions goal would kill fossil fuels, though it is backed by key utility and steelworker unions and organizers tout...


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