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States: California, New York vow legal fight to save Clean Power Plan

October 11, 2017
California and New York officials are vowing to wage a legal fight against the Trump administration's proposal to repeal EPA's Clean Power Plan (CPP), charging that federal regulators are obligated by law to reduce greenhouse gases from power plants. EPA “has a legal responsibility to significantly reduce carbon pollution from power plants. This responsibility can only be fulfilled through a strong, effective, and science-based policy like the Clean Power Plan. Repealing it simply won’t cut it,” said California Attorney General...


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