Natural gas is the new front on the climate wars. Many cities have passed bans on new buildings powered by natural gas — from Berkley and San Jose in California to Seattle, Washington (paywall). But many Republican-led states in the South and Midwest have been trying to preempt local governments from banning natural gas.
Why this Matters: Gas used to be seen as the clean fuel of the future – no more. There has been much progress made in limiting the use of natural gas in homes.Continue Reading 572 words