Draft Airline Emission Rules are the Latest Trump Administration Effort to Change its Climate Record

https://insideclimatenews.org/news/23072020/airlines-epa-andrew-wheeler-greenhouse-gas-emissions-trump

But the new EPA aviation emission standards are no more stringent than those the industry imposed on itself four years ago.

Environmental Protection Agency administrator Andrew Wheeler has been delivering a lot of good news lately—at least at first glance.

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Original Title: Draft Airline Emission Rules are the Latest Trump Administration Effort to Change its Climate Record
Full Text of the Original Article: https://insideclimatenews.org/news/23072020/airlines-epa-andrew-wheeler-greenhouse-gas-emissions-trump