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Update #9 ·

So close to our goal!

Thanks to you, we've gathered over 14,000 comments on Causes to support the Environmental Protection Agency's groundbreaking carbon pollution standards for new power plants! But today, we're in the final stretch, and we need your help once again.

The comment period closes in a matter of hours, and we need you to share this petition with three friends.

Ask your friends to stand up for your shared future and help make carbon pollution history by sending a comment to the EPA right now, before it's too late.

Campaign won!

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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