Chart of the day: Texas, the wild green west

by Ryan Streeter on May 15, 2013. Follow Ryan on Twitter.

Via Walter Russell Mead, we have this interesting chart showing us how Texas leads California and Europe, not to mention the national average, in carbon emission reductions:

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It should be added that Texas still leads the country in emissions in absolute terms, but the reduction is interesting nonetheless.