Rolling Back the Years


Publish Date:
August 10, 2017
Publication Title:
Helsinki Times
Op-Ed or Opinion Piece
  • Deborah Sivas, Rolling Back the Years, Helsinki Times, August 10, 2017.


The Trump Administration is on a fool’s errand to unravel a decade of progress toward a clean energy economy.

During its first few months in office, the Trump Administration set out an ambitious roadmap for rolling back environmental and energy regulations, particularly those adopted during the Obama years. Purportedly, the idea is to unchain the economy from environmental shackles and foster a climate of regulatory certainty for businesses.