President Obama Set To Unveil New Power Plant Rules In ‘Clean Power Plan’

President Obama Set To Unveil New Power Plant Rules In ‘Clean Power Plan’

By Bill Chappell

Key elements of the Clean Power Plan include a requirement that would cut the power industry’s carbon pollution by 32 percent below 2005 levels in the next 15 years.

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