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EPA Bid To Repeal, Replace CPP Faces Legal Hurdles From Many Sides

October 05, 2017
EPA's plan to begin moving as soon as this week on a repeal of the Obama-era Clean Power Plan (CPP) and seek input on a replacement faces legal hurdles from many sides, with environmentalists eyeing the legal justifications and details of any replacement while some conservatives may seek to target the agency's broader greenhouse gas endangerment finding. For example, if EPA seeks to repeal the CPP without offering a solid legal justification, as it is seeking to do in a...


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