National Geographic: "Six Environmental Wins That Gave Us Hope in 2022"

In a year-in-review story, RFF President and CEO Richard Newell is quoted in a segment about the significance of the Inflation Reduction Act.

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Nov. 29, 2022

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Signed into law in August, the IRA invested $369 billion in clean energy projects and incentives for energy-efficient technology such as electric vehicles. 

“This is the most consequential piece of U.S. legislation for the climate ever,” Richard Newell, chief executive of Resources for the Future, a nonprofit energy research organization, told National Geographic writer Craig Welch at the time.

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