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The Inflation Reduction Act establishes a federal green bank
Electric vehicles release half as much greenhouse gas emissions as gas-powered cars on average.
The US lost 80% of its global solar market share from 2009 to 2019.
The Inflation Reduction Act aims to reduce emissions from agriculture and natural gas systems, the top two sources of methane emissions
The CHIPS Act contains more than $50 billion to support the domestic semiconductor industry.
The Inflation Reduction Act expands eligibility for federal tax credits for electric vehicle owners.
Almost 10% of US electricity comes from wind farms.
Five cases this summer re-examined immigration policy, environmental regulations, abortion rights, the separation of church and state, and gun safety.
Data on nationwide gas and diesel prices, updated weekly.
Emissions in the US peaked in the early to mid-2000s and are near early 1990s levels.