EPA To Call For 30 Percent Cut To Power Plant Emissions By 2030

Posted by Mike Confino, June 17, 2014

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WASHINGTON –- The Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed standards for power plants will call for a 30 percent cut in emissions by 2030, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal on Sunday afternoon.

The piece cites two unnamed sources who were briefed on the rule’s contents. The sources said the plan will lead to a 25 percent cut in emissions by 2020. The standard would use a 2005 baseline for the cuts, according to the piece.

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