Final Vehicle GHG Rule Appears Near Despite Cost-Benefit Challenges

March 19, 2020
Trump administration officials are scrambling to rollback EPA’s vehicle greenhouse gas standards despite indications the rule could have little net benefit to society -- or even result in net costs -- with sources saying the administration is still targeting March 31 or shortly thereafter for its release. Whether the coronavirus pandemic will upend that timeline is not clear. But sources are currently suggesting the final rollback will not slip significantly beyond a long-standing April 1 deadline, despite prior expectations that...

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