Economist to DOI: Rethink coal-lease climate costs

News Type: State, Regional, Federal Source: Mountain West News
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Economist Michael Greenstone has told a Montana federal court that advances in climate change science justify requiring a more thoughtful assessment from the Department of the Interior than it used in making its decision to lift a moratorium on federal coal leasing, pointing to the social costs of carbon and other greenhouse gases.