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

June 2014
E THIS WEEK;6/2/2014, p3
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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