- January 15, 2019
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Legislators like to tout efforts to reduce greenhouse emissions, but they don't always work, as this article from Seattle attests. An increase in emissions was attributed to a booming economy, as well as increased use of fossil fuel to generate electricity (drought reduced hydropower). The fact that hydropower was diminished is further evidence that fossil use will have to continue out of necessity as greener methods of power generation aren't always reliable.