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Congress: House panels plan hearing on vehicle GHG, fuel economy rules

December 06, 2017
Two House Energy & Commerce subcommittees are planning a joint hearing next week on vehicle fuel economy and greenhouse gas standards, a forum likely to showcase auto industry calls to relax EPA's GHG standards and also highlight pending legislation to “harmonize” the EPA and Department of Transportation (DOT) vehicle programs. “We must ensure that the standards do not have an adverse impact on consumers and the choices they make when it comes to purchasing a vehicle,” say Energy & Commerce...

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