From Climate Extra

EJ Advocates Push EPA For Speedy, Stronger Gas Power Plant GHG Rule

March 28, 2024
Environmental justice (EJ) advocates are pushing EPA to quickly issue stringent greenhouse gas limits for existing natural gas-fired power plants as the agency seeks early input for a planned rulemaking on the topic, arguing the forthcoming standards must also include a robust EJ analysis and a cumulative impacts analysis (CIA). These advocates have broadly supported EPA’s decision to drop its proposed GHG limits for existing gas from the agency’s soon-to-be-final power plant climate rule -- which would have affected only...

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