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Two-thirds of Americans support regulation of greenhouse gas emissions, a majority support a carbon tax as a means of doing so.

75% of Americans Support Regulating CO2; 60% Support Carbon Tax

The following post is republished from my colleague Zach Shahan, site director for CleanTechnica.com. Zach explores the disconnect between the GOP “party line” on taking action to curb greenhouse gas emissions, clean energy development and what people actually want. [repostus hash=4d51e9a5ab47fa36f3668d0767555af1 title=75%25+of+Americans+Support+Regulating+CO2%3B+60%25+Support+Carbon+Tax host=Clean+Technica short=1aiGp snip=%C2%A0+Something+I+often+think+and+try+to+often+convey+is+that+there+is+a+huge+disconnect+between+what+Republican+voters+actually+want+and+what+Republican+politicians+push+and+allow.+The+vast+majority+of+Americans+support+clean+energy%2C+support+reducing+pollution%2C+and+support+fighting+global+warming%2C+including%26hellip%3B thumb=http%3A%2F%2Fimg.1.rp-api.com%2Fthumb%2F1661161 jump=1]