Obama announces plans to slash carbon emissions from existing power plants

June 2014
Bridges Trade BioRes;Jun2014, Vol. 8 Issue 5, p21
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The article discusses a plan by the administration of the U.S. President Barack Obama to reduce carbon dioxide emissions by an average of 30% from 2005 levels by 2030 on all existing American power plants. President Obama says that the plan reduces carbon pollution by the building a clean energy economy by using more clean energy and wasting less energy across the economy. The article notes that the initiative, Clean Power Plan, was launched by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).


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