• Trump EPA proposes rolling back another Obama-era coal rule

    10 days ago - By National Post

    WASHINGTON - The Environmental Protection Agency is proposing to roll back another coal regulation - this one for new coal plants.
    The agency's acting administrator, Andrew Wheeler, says he plans to ease an Obama-era rule that would have required cutting-edge carbon capture techniques for new coal plants.
    The 2015 rule is the latest Obama-era effort against climate-changing fossil fuel emissions to be targeted by the Trump administration.
    Wheeler says the rollback will remove what he calls “excessive burdens” on the energy industry.
    Environmentalists and scientists say that and other...
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  • Trump EPA proposes rolling back another Obama-era coal rule

    10 days ago - By The Seattle Times

    WASHINGTON - The Environmental Protection Agency is proposing to roll back another coal regulation, this one for new coal plants. The agency's acting administrator, Andrew Wheeler, says he plans to ease an Obama-era rule that would have required cutting-edge carbon capture techniques for new coal plants. The 2015 rule is the latest Obama-era effort...
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  • Trump to roll back carbon rule on new coal plants

    10 days ago - By Reuters

    The Trump administration is expected on Thursday to roll back an Obama-era rule requiring new coal plants to slash carbon emissions, a move that could crack open the door in coming years for new plants fired by the fossil fuel.
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