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EPA Sends Draft Proposal To Replace CPP To White House For Review

July 10, 2018
EPA has sent its draft proposed rule to replace the Obama-era Clean Power Plan (CPP) utility greenhouse gas rule to the White House Office of Management & Budget (OMB) for interagency review, advancing a measure that is likely to be far weaker than the current regulation. The formal title of the rule emphasizes that it will comprise “state guidelines” for cutting utility sector GHGs, suggesting the agency intends to defer much of the details to states rather than set prescriptive...

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