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Loose Change: With CPP repeal plan out, what about the NSPS?

October 12, 2017
All of the hoopla over the past few days has been over EPA's new proposal to rescind its Clean Power Plan, which sets greenhouse gas targets for existing power plants. But Climatewire has a good piece up about its companion rule, the new source performance standards (NSPS), which sets GHG limits on new and modified plants. That rule is key because it creates a legal prerequisite for setting existing source limits. Also, critics charge that its coal standard –...

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