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Report | Environment New Hampshire

A Double Success

The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) is a central strategy in the Northeastern states’ efforts to protect the region from global warming. The program, which took effect in 2009, has succeeded in cutting carbon dioxide emissions and demonstrating the effectiveness of cap-and-trade as a global warming solution while helping to sustain a growing regional economy.

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News Release | Environment New Hampshire Research and Policy Center

New Hampshire Joins Northeast States Planning Deeper Cuts in Power Plant Pollution

Power plant pollution in the Northeast would decline by more than 20 percent in the next decade under a plan announced today by New Hampshire, Northeast and Mid-Atlantic state environmental and energy officials.

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News Release | Environment New Hampshire Research and Policy Center

Wind Energy in New Hampshire Prevents as Much Global Warming Pollution as Taking 9,000 Cars Off the Road Each Year

If wind development continues at a pace comparable to that of recent years through 2016, New Hampshire would reduce global warming pollution by as much as taking 24,000 cars off the road and would save enough water to meet the needs of 1,700 Granite Staters.

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Report | Environment New Hampshire

Wind Power for a Cleaner America

Environment New Hampshire's report determines that wind energy in New Hampshire now displaces about the same global warming pollution each year—as much as is produced by 9,000 cars. And it conserves enough water for the use of 600 people.

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News Release | Environment New Hampshire

Northeast Governors Urged to Strengthen Climate Program

Environmental Advocates, stakeholders joined together in urging the nine Northeastern Governors to strengthen the cap on global warming emissions from power plants. Improvements to the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) will reduce pollution and spur economic growth.

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