Posts tagged #Best System of Emission Reduction

EPA Clean Power Plan

After much anticipation, EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy announced the roll out of the new “Clean Power Plan” today (speech can be seen here). The draft Rule regulates greenhouse gas emissions from existing sources under § 111(d) of the Clean Air Act. It will take some time to digest the complexities of the Rule (after all, it’s 645 pages long), but here are the highlights of what we know at this point: