Cassie Lopez, an intern for the Baker Institute Science and Technology Policy Program and a Rice senior, blogs about carbon dioxide regulation and the possible problems with placing restrictions on a naturally occurring gas that is essential to life. "Putting this particular molecule in the same group as the other pollutants is a slippery slope," Lopez writes. Will water vapor and other "technical pollutants" in the same category as carbon dioxide soon be regulated as well?
- Read Lopez"s March 4, 2011, post "What to do with CO2?" on the Baker Institute blog.