Climate:

Bingaman discusses new greenhouse gas legislation, talks E.U. policy

During today's E&ETV Event Coverage, Sen. Jeff Bingaman (D-N.M.), chairman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, outlines the major energy and environmental issues his committee plans to take up this year. Bingaman discusses his plans for an upcoming conference with European climate policy experts to address the lessons learned from Europe's implementation of climate policies. Bingaman also discusses coal-to-liquids technology, saying he is not confident it will play a significant role in a climate change solution.