While climate change legislation is mired in Congress, several units in the Obama administration have been using their existing statutory authority to adopt rules or guidance requiring extensive disclosures about greenhouse gases (GHGs) in a wide variety of contexts. Every registered public company, the operators of many industrial facilities, and those involved in significant federal actions are now or will soon be covered by one or more of these requirements.
Environmental Law | Law
Sabin Center for Climate Change Law
Michael B. Gerrard,
Greenhouse Gas Disclosure Requirements are Proliferating,
N.Y.L.J., April 1, 2010
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