Minnesota’s VW settlement plan would hurt state’s climate efforts, critics say

Energy News Network: The next and largest round of spending from Minnesota’s Volkswagen settlement would include up to $8.2 million in grants for fossil fuel vehicles and equipment, according to a proposal by state officials.

The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is reviewing public comments on the draft plan, which covers the second phase of Minnesota’s $47 million share of Volkswagen’s multi-state settlement over its emissions cheating scandal.

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