EPA's New Regs Are A Big Drag

Investor's Business Daily
June 2014
Investors Business Daily;6/3/2014, pA12
The article offers the author's insights on the impact of the climate-change rules of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to the energy industry and the economy in the U.S. Topics include the reduction of carbon dioxide emissions in the sector by 30% in 2030, the cost of the carbon emission reduction, and the plan of U.S. President Barack Obama to create green jobs under the regulations.


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