The President is pursuing that balance through his market-based Clear Skies Initiative, which will place a mandatory cap on the three major power plant pollutants (sulfur dioxide, nitrogen oxide, and mercury), by imposing tough standards on diesel-emissions, and by investing in hydrogen fuel, a domestic energy source that is pollution-free, and clean coal technologies.
Dec 02, Ultimately, Bush would preside over some of the most important environmental legislation of the late twentieth century – the amendments to the Clean Air Act. Dec 04, Markets for clean air. In JuneBush proposed what would become his most important environmental achievement: the Clean Air Act Amendments of Estimated Reading Time: 7 mins.
Andrew Johnson puts his seal on North Carolina and Florida’s ratification of the 14th Amendment (Equal Protection). Installing Jefferson’s Great Clock at Monticello; President Adams in Suspense, Awaits News from France; President Adams Writes to an Old Friend, Reflecting on the Vicissitudes of High Office.
Dec 02, The Air We Breathe Is Cleaner Because of George H.W. Bush. Gavin Benke teaches writing at Boston University and is the author Risk and Ruin: Enron and the Culture of American Capitalism. With. May 29, Former advisers to George H.W. Bush talked about the process of passing the Clean Air Act. They spoke about the impact of the legislation on pollution levels in America as well as the.