President Obama has made it clear that he wants action now to reduce global warming pollution. And key members of Congress are rallying around ideas that would force polluters to pay for carbon permits rather than allow the polluters to receive them for free.
So what's the strategy of the electric power lobby?
Why just re-package the same old strategy of delay.
For an analysis of the Edison Electric Institute's plan, see the Clean Air Watch report, Too Little, Too Late, at http://blogforcleanair.blogspot.com/2009/03/too-little-too-late.html