Obama Enviro Policies To Hinge On Energy: Experts

Law360, New York (October 31, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Curbing climate change and reining in greenhouse gas emissions will likely be at the top of President-elect Obama's environmental policy priorities in his first two years and are expected to push new funding and enforcement efforts in favor of renewable energy sources, attorneys predict.

Throughout his campaign, Obama stressed the need to support research and development of eco-friendly energy sources, which he believes will produce green jobs and spur the economy.

In the environmental arena, this platform will likely lead to new enforcement efforts, particularly under...
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