Ben Geman of Axios reports that the United States has slashed electricity emissions at a pace that is faster than experts originally anticipated 15 years ago.
- A report from the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory has found that the United States has reduced emissions at a faster pace than originally projected in 2005.
- America’s emissions reductions are largely due to market forces and the switch from coal to natural gas.
- If we want to continue this trend of emissions reductions we should look to the free market and private sector, not government mandates.
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