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EPA pledges flexibility for states in power plant rule

EPA pledges flexibility for states in power plant rule

TheHill.com

 

Environmental Protection Agency head Gina McCarthy sought to reassure state energy regulators Monday that the upcoming rule to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from existing power plants would give states a great deal of flexibility.

The regulation, which is central to President Obama's climate change agenda, will mandate that states develop plans to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from power plants but will give them discretion over how to reach those goals.

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