Idaho Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter issued an executive order this week establishing a policy on the role of state government in reducing greenhouse gases, and tasking Department of Environmental Quality Director Toni Hardesty with coordinating the effort.
“The Director of the Department of Environmental
Quality shall take a leadership role to work with all state government
departments and agencies and shall serve as the central point of contact
for coordination and implementation of greenhouse gas reduction efforts
and other associated activities,” according to Executive Order