Professor Driesen Co-Authors Trump Clean Power Plan OpEd

Posted on Friday 1/20/2017
David Driesen

University Professor David Driesen, along with Syracuse University Professor of Environmental Systems and Distinguished Professor Charles T. Driscoll have published a commentary article “For our health, Trump administration should keep Clean Power Plan.”

The commentary argues that withdrawing Obama’s main rule regulating utility greenhouse gas emissions, as Trump and his EPA nominee Scott Pruitt have threatened to do, would violate Trump’s promise to protect us from routine air pollution. The piece combines Dr. Driscoll’s expertise on the rule’s co-benefits with Professor Driesen’s Clean Air Act expertise.

Read the article.