Developing a Comprehensive Approach to Climate Change Policy in the United States That Fully Integrates Levels of Government and Economic Sectors

Thomas D. Peterson, Robert B. McKinstry, Jr. and John C. Dernbach,  Virginia Environmental Law Journal Vol. 26:227 (2008). This article explains and justifies an approach to federal climate legislation that uses and builds on the Clean Air Act's various tools--including air quality standards, technology-based limitation, and state implementation plans--combined with a comprehensive portfolio of actions across major sectors of the economy involving all levels of government.

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