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‘Big problems’: The Supreme Court just handcuffed EPA on climate change. What comes next?

  • July 04, 2022

In a 6-3 decision Thursday, the U.S. Supreme Court’s conservative bloc significantly limited the ability of the Environmental Protection Agency to address climate change, experts say. But the decision could have even wider implications.

The ruling marks a major inflection point in two key storylines. Groups pushing for more robust action on climate, which scientists warn is needed to ward off a collection of global catastrophes ahead, say the decision handicaps the federal government’s ability to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from the U.S. energy sector, the second largest contributor of such pollutants after transportation.

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