09 Oct '17, 11pm

Trump's EPA is making a reckless and damaging decision. Here's what you need to know.

The decision by the head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to revoke the Clean Power Plan – our only nationwide limit on carbon pollution from power plants – is Scott Pruitt’s latest reprehensible effort to tear down America’s public health and environmental safeguards. Pruitt announced today he will issue a proposed rule that, if implemented, would put an end to a flexible and cost-effective Obama-era program to reduce unchecked carbon pollution from fossil fuel-fired power plants. Such measures would prevent thousands of deaths and many more childhood asthma attacks while reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Here are five reasons Pruitt’s proposal to repeal the Clean Power Plan is so harmful – and why you need to make your voice heard now. 1. Uses faulty science to downplay public health risks In a vivid example of how little the EPA administrator prioritizes pub...

Full article: https://www.edf.org/blog/2017/10/09/trumps-epa-making-rec...

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