US climate policy progress

FILE PHOTO: The dome of the U.S. Capitol is seen beyond a fountain on the day the House of Representatives returns from its August recess to vote on the Senate-passed H.R. 6376, the "Inflation Reduction Act of 2022" in Washington, U.S., August 12, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/File Photo

This episode of “Climate Sense” is about U.S. policy—the challenges of implementing climate legislation in the U.S. and recently enacted laws. Climate change and other environmental issues are caught up in our country’s increasingly polarized politics. Nonetheless, new climate legislation will bring real benefits to people—with emphasis on financing existing technologies, innovation for new solutions, and promoting U.S. industry.