Episode 172

The Battle over Clean Energy

April 19, 2019
  • Environment & Energy
  • Climate Change
  • State & Local Government
University of California, Santa Barbara

Wildfires, flooding, and some of warmest years on record -- climate change has become an ever more imminent threat. But without action from DC, the states have become the frontline of climate change policy. Professor Leah Stokes unravels the history of clean energy laws in the states, how environmental advocates and industry groups have battled it out there, and how the Green New Deal fits into the fight.

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