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Loose Change: EPA, DOT unveil rule to scrap California auto GHG power

September 19, 2019
EPA and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) are detailing their long-expected final rule revoking California’s unique Clean Air Act authority to regulate auto greenhouse gases, arguing the step is a necessary predicate to their forthcoming rule to roll back Obama-era requirements. The agencies’ rule will “help ensure there will be one, and only one, set of national fuel economy and greenhouse gas emission standards for vehicles,” they write in a press statement distributed at a Sept. 19 event...


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