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August 2, 2022New York Times
How the New Climate Bill Would Reduce Emissions

The bill’s big tax incentives for low-carbon technologies could allow the country to cut its greenhouse gas emissions by about 40 percent below 2005 levels by the end of this decade.

July 28, 2022NPR All Things Considered
Congress Democrats appear ready to pass new legislation with focus on climate change

Democrats in Congress look ready to pass new legislation with significant climate change elements that push the country closer to President Biden's goals.

July 28, 2022The Atlantic
Manchin and Schumer’s Astonishing Climate Deal

If passed, the energy provisions of the senators’ new bill would represent the most significant climate action in a generation.

August 1, 2022Politico
Dems’ last industrial policy push
July 28, 2022Protocol
Joe Manchin surprises everyone
July 28, 2022Axios
New life for climate legislation
July 15, 2022The New Yorker
Joe Manchin Plays the Role of Wrecker, Again
May 21, 2022The New York Times
The True Cost of the Climate Stalemate in Congress
May 14, 2022The New York Times
We Can’t Drill Our Way to Energy Security
February 23, 2022National Journal
How Dems could transform electricity bills
February 6, 2022The New York Times
A Climate Opportunity
December 23, 2021Popular Science
Even coal miners want Build Back Better to pass

Evaluate the policies

The REPEAT Project provides regular, timely, and independent environmental and economic evaluation of federal energy and climate policies as they’re proposed and enacted. Dive into the details for each of the policies analyzed by the project to date...

The Build Back Better Act, November 2021 version ('BBBA, Nov ‘21')

$301
Savings for Avg US Household
On 2030 Annual Energy Costs
2.2 Million
Net Jobs Created
In Energy Supply Related Industries
25,000
Deaths Avoided From Pollution
Through 2030

Passed by the U.S. House of Representatives on November 19, 2021, the Build Back Better Act (H.R. 5376) contains over $500 billion in tax credits, grants, rebates, and other policies to deploy clean electricity, electric vehicles, building electrification and efficiency, hydrogen, carbon capture and storage, and low-carbon transportation fuels. The bill also funds agricultural practices that could sequester carbon in soils, provides funding to fight wildfires and protect forests, and imposes a fee on upstream emissions of methane in oil and gas sectors. It remains stalled in the U.S. Senate at this time.

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