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Regulation: NRDC urges EPA to hold more CPP repeal hearings

November 14, 2017
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is urging EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt to schedule more than one public hearing on his proposal to repeal the Obama-era Clean Power Plan (CPP) rule to cut utility sector greenhouse gas emissions. The group specifically seeks hearings in areas that are already experiencing climate change-related damages, in addition to the Nov. 28-29 hearing Pruitt slated for Charleston, WV. NRDC's Nov. 13 letter , signed by climate director David Doniger, says that while concerned citizens...

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