Senator Tom Carper (D-Del.) is urging the U.S. to follow more progressive anti-pollution standards by aiming to end sales of new gasoline-powered vehicles by 2035.
Carper, who chairs the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, sent a letter to the Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday saying the administration should follow the standards of a deal brokered between California and automakers to achieve Biden’s plan of slashing America’s greenhouse gas emissions in half by 2030.
“Strong policies in the United States will encourage those investments to be made here,” Carper wrote in the letter to EPA Administrator Michael Regan that was
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