Senate deal could ‘supercharge’ local climate investment

By Avery Ellfeldt | 07/29/2022 06:44 AM EDT

Hasanjit Mundi plays basketball behind a truck stop near a coal-fired power plant in Newburg, Md.

Hasanjit Mundi plays basketball behind a truck stop near a coal-fired power plant in Newburg, Md. The Senate climate package released Wednesday would provide $27 billion for emissions reductions in lower-income areas. Mark Wilson/Getty Images