Seeking Broad Support, Democrats Float CES To Achieve Utility Carbon Cuts

May 10, 2019
Supporters of the new clean energy standard (CES) proposal in Congress say it is a politically achievable roadmap for major power sector greenhouse gas cuts, and that the plan could get a political boost by building on numerous similar state programs and by including support for a broad suite of low-carbon technologies. While few observers expect this Congress to enact a CES or any other ambitious proposal to reduce GHGs, the new plan nonetheless signals a fresh attempt to develop...

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