Obama unveils blueprint to cut greenhouse gases

March 31, 2015 2:44 PM

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WASHINGTON — The Obama administration proposed a plan Tuesday to cut U.S. greenhouse gases by up to 28% over the next decade, a formal submission to the United Nations designed to be part of a global agreement on climate change.

"The United States' target is ambitious and achievable, and we have the tools we need to reach it," White House senior adviser Brian Deese wrote in a blog post for the website Medium. "The goal will roughly double the pace at which we're reducing carbon pollution through cost-effective measures usin...

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