Utility Group Suggests CPP Replacement Plan As EPA Advances Rollback

June 12, 2017
Even before EPA decides whether or how to replace the Obama-era Clean Power Plan (CPP), a coalition of 13 electric utilities that serve 25 states is pitching a replacement to the power plant greenhouse gas rule, with an attorney representing the group describing the plan as a more flexible and effective alternative than the rule EPA is poised to repeal. Bill Bumpers of Baker Botts, who represents the Coalition for Innovative Climate Solutions (CICS), says EPA faces legal risks if...


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