AG Balderas Issues Statement on Supreme Court Decision to Limit E.P.A.’s Ability to Restrict Power Plant Emissions

For Immediate Release:
June 30, 2022
Contact: Jerri Mares – (505) 321-4372

ALBUQUERQUE — Today, New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas issued the following statement after the Supreme Court decision limited the Environmental Protection Agency’s ability to regulate carbon emissions from power plants:

“Despite the Supreme Court’s decision, climate change presents a real danger to our communities, and we will continue the work to mitigate harms the energy industry creates to our environment,” said Attorney General Balderas.