Good News This Week October 25, 2010 : 11:48 AM

More needs to be done, but this is excellent news:

“The Obama administration will propose the first-ever greenhouse gas emission limits for heavy trucks and buses next week.”

“The proposal will call for a 20 percent reduction in heat-trapping emissions from trucks' tailpipes, according to Dan Becker, director of the Safe Climate Campaign.”

“The joint rule from the Environmental Protection Agency and the Transportation Department is the latest in a series aimed at boosting fuel economy and slashing greenhouse gas emissions from cars and trucks.”