17 Sep '11, 8pm

Obama’s EPA Cues $130 Billion Race to Cut Pollution by 2015

Obama’s EPA Cues $130 Billion Race to Cut Pollution by 2015

The EPA will shut down an estimated 20% of the nation’s coal plants through the ground-level ozone rule (the Cross-State Air Pollution Rule (CSAPR) ) through cap and trade that is about to be implemented in January 2012. Opponents of the Obama administration’s “over-reaching” EPA say these are costly regulations. Financial analysts estimate that the cost of this rule will be $130 billion by 2015. But if that figure is correct, that’s good news for the US economy.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/09/17/obamas-epa-cues-130-b...

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