ENVIRONMENTAL LAW REPORTER ❧ President Trump’s distortion of the Antiquities Act by revising prior presidents’ national monument declarations is a naked aggrandizement of executive power over the legislative branch’s policy prerogatives.
ELI PRESS ❧ Pollution control regulation traditionally invents zero-sum games, but increasing risks of crossing ecological thresholds or even Planetary Boundaries may change those games and what they can accomplish.
ELI POLICY BRIEF NO. 15 ❧ There is reason for optimism in changes made by businesses in how they use energy and how they purchase that power. But as firms commit to using greener electricity, the public should examine corporate progress reports and what such voluntary goals actually mean.
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