TITLE

President Said to Be Planning to Use Executive Authority on Carbon Rule

AUTHOR(S)
DAVENPORT, CORAL
PUB. DATE
June 2014
SOURCE
E THIS WEEK;6/2/2014, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that U.S. President Barack Obama is considering to use his executive power to facilitate the reduction of carbon emissions from coal-fired plants across the nation, and to establish a state cap-and-trade program which would require the industry to be responsible for its carbon pollution. The plans are expected to be a part of a new regulation, written by the Environmental Protection Agency, which will be unveiled on June 2, 2014.
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96368846

 

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