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Congress: Bipartisan Senate duo float bill to promote CCS research

February 8, 2019
Senate Environment & Public Works Committee (EPW) Chairman John Barrasso (R-WY) and the committee’s clean air panel ranking member Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) have reintroduced legislation to “narrowly amend” the Clean Air Act to incentivize deployment of carbon capture and sequestration (CCS) research and development. The bill, S. 383 , the Utilizing Significant Emissions with Innovative Technologies (USE IT) Act, has several co-sponsors including EPW ranking member Tom Carper (D-DE) and Sens. Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), Tammy Duckworth (D-IL), Kevin Cramer...

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