Update #2 ·

Only days remain - let's reach 10,000!

Climate deniers and corporate polluters are doing everything they can to weaken or eliminate this essential tool, and they've got powerful friends in Congress working on their behalf. That's why it's up to us to ensure this Social Cost of Carbon is as strong as possible.

With just days remaining until the petition closes, let's make one last push to support a strong Social Cost of Carbon and reach 10,000 signatures here on Causes!

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As you already know, carbon pollution is driving climate change, transforming our weather, disrupting our lives, and threatening our future. We cannot afford to live in a world with unregulated, unchecked carbon pollution like we do today. The fact is 40 percent of the carbon pollution emitted in the U.S. comes from power plants -- and that's just too much. But here's the thing: we can do…

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The Social Cost of Carbon estimates the monetary damages that result from carbon pollution – essentially putting a value on the effects of climate change that are already costing us today. The Obama Administration requires agencies to factor in these damages when making new policies. After careful scientific analysis, the current estimate was increased to $37 per ton of carbon pollution. But…

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