climate change, global warming, cap and trade, greenhouse gases, gas emissions, emissions trading
Constitutional Law | Environmental Law | Law
While the United States has of yet not passed meaningful legislation that addresses climate change, several U.S. states are taking steps to reduce the carbon footprints of their industries and citizens. As it has in the past, California is leading the way. But are its actions legal?
Christopher H. Schroeder et al., California Climate Change and the Constitution, 25 Environmental Forum 50-63 (2008).