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EPA Vehicle GHG Hearings Showcase Industry Splits On EV Credits

August 26, 2021
Public testimony on EPA’s near-term vehicle greenhouse gas plan is showcasing splits between traditional automakers who broadly embrace its flexibilities -- including credit “multipliers” for electric vehicle (EV) and other advanced powertrains -- and EV makers arguing they could undercut the EV markets. The remarks at EPA’s August 25-26 hearing on proposed vehicle GHG standards for model years 2023- 2026 showcase how the plan’s effects depend on both its top-line stringency and detailed compliance provisions, including controversy about whether various...

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