Sierra Club, Others Denounce Energy-Only Climate Bill

Law360, New York (March 1, 2010, 12:40 PM EST) -- The Sierra Club, the Natural Resources Defense Council and a dozen other environmental groups are urging the U.S. Senate not to abandon comprehensive climate-change legislation that includes strong limits on greenhouse gases, as lawmakers consider whether a bill that addresses only clean energy development might be easier to pass.

In a letter to U.S. senators dated Feb. 25, the environmental coalition — whose members also include the Environmental Defense Fund and the Pew Environment Group — expressed concern that any attempt to enact a bill to...
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