20 Sep '13, 1pm

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On Sept. 20, 2013, the Environmental Protection Agency issued a new proposal for carbon pollution from new power plants. After considering more than 2.5 million comments from the public about the 2012 proposal and consideration of recent trends in the power sector, EPA is changing some aspects of its approach. EPA is proposing to set separate standards for natural gas-fired turbines and coal-fired units.

Full article: http://www2.epa.gov/carbon-pollution-standards/2013-propo...

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Carbon Pollution Standards Proposed for New Pow...

edcmag.com 20 Sep '13, 2pm

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed Clean Air Act standards to cut carbon pollution from new power pla...

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epa.gov 20 Sep '13, 12pm

Reducing Carbon Pollution from Power Plants The EPA is taking its first steps under President Obama’s Climate Action Plan ...

What the New Power Plant Carbon Standard Means ...

grist.org 20 Sep '13, 1pm

In the words of our Vice-President, this is a BFD. On Friday, September 20, the Environmental Protection Agency released d...

A Climate Breakthrough: EPA Releases New Carbon Limits for New Power Plants

A Climate Breakthrough: EPA Releases New Carbon...

switchboard.nrdc.org 20 Sep '13, 4am

The Obama Administration struck a forceful blow against climate change today. The Environmental Protection Agency proposed...

Gina McCarthy Introduces EPA's Revised Rules for New Power Plants

Gina McCarthy Introduces EPA's Revised Rules fo...

renewableenergyworld.com 20 Sep '13, 5pm

McCarthy said the proposed rules are a flexible, achievable path forward for tomorrow's fleet of power plants. Under the r...

New @EPAgov #climate pollution limits show "the...

nwf.org 20 Sep '13, 2pm

"The Environmental Protection Agency’s first-ever limits on carbon pollution from new power plants are critically importan...

U.S. places #CO2 limits on new #coal-fired powe...

e360.yale.edu 20 Sep '13, 2pm

20 Sep 2013: U.S. Places CO2 Limits On New Coal-Fired Power Plants The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will for the f...

EPA Issues Regulations for New Coal-Fired Plants

EPA Issues Regulations for New Coal-Fired Plants

spectrum.ieee.org 23 Sep '13, 3pm

The immediate impact of the regs, also by universal agreement among industry analysts and commentators, will be nil. That ...

EPA chief tells Grist what coal will have to do to survive in a “carbon-constrained” future

EPA chief tells Grist what coal will have to do...

grist.org 20 Sep '13, 1pm

I do not deny that it has costs associated with it. Any first-generation technology will. But we are looking at carbon the...

Official: New EPA clean coal plant rules would cut CO2 emissions in half

Official: New EPA clean coal plant rules would ...

green.autoblog.com 20 Sep '13, 2pm

EPA Proposes Carbon Pollution Standards for New Power Plants Agency takes important step to reduce carbon pollution from p...

EPA sets out revised carbon emission rules for ...

businessgreen.com 23 Sep '13, 8am

Advocates for the coal and utilities industries criticised new proposals by the Environmental Protection Agency to curb ca...

Disney to up the ante on carbon offsets

Disney to up the ante on carbon offsets

greenbiz.com 19 Sep '13, 7pm

The entertainment giant that runs the Happiest Place On Earth is wild about carbon offsets, so much so that the Walt Disne...

Air Pollution Destroys Health of Texas #Fracking Communities - via

Air Pollution Destroys Health of Texas #Frackin...

ens-newswire.com 20 Sep '13, 9pm

KARNES CITY, Texas , September 20, 2013 (ENS) – In the five years since the shale boom hit, the once-beautiful hills of so...