July 30 -- WASHINGTON – Gov. Jack Markell said Tuesday success in Delaware helps prove that the Obama administration's plan to cut carbon emissions will promote health, research, jobs and cheaper energy across the nation.
"Over the past five years, we've shifted from one of the dirtiest energy mixes in the nation to one of the cleanest," Markell, a Democrat, said during an Environmental Protection Agency hearing on the agency's emission-reduction plan. "We have decreased emissions by a greater percentage than any other state while creating jobs at the same time. And we have done so with the same approach that the president proposes for the country." >>View Article