10 Oct '17, 7pm

As expected, the EPA is officially proposing to repeal the Obama administration's #CleanPowerPlan

As expected, the EPA is officially proposing to repeal the Obama administration's #CleanPowerPlan

As expected, the head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Scott Pruitt, has issued a proposal to repeal the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan (CPP). The notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) comes roughly six months after President Donald Trump served up an executive order on “energy independence,” which focused on abolishing the CPP and called for Pruitt to “review” the climate change initiative. Back in March, Trump told the EPA to “suspend, revise or rescind four actions related to the Clean Power Plan that would stifle the American energy industry.” Citing the National Mining Association, for example, the White House said the CPP would decrease coal production by 242 million tons. The CPP – which has already been met with its share of opposition and lawsuits since it was rolled out – calls for reducing carbon emissions from the U.S. power sector 32%...

Full article: http://nawindpower.com/epa-proposes-clean-power-plan-term...

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