The Washington Post

The EPA is planning to regulate carbon emissions from existing power plants next year. One expert thinks the agency should get creative.

  • Brad Plumer
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  • Nov 15, 2013
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The EPA still has the authority to regulate greenhouse gases, but the Supreme Court will review a permitting program for large industrial facilities.

  • Brad Plumer
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  • Oct 15, 2013
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The new EPA rules will make it very hard to build a new coal plant in the U.S. But cheap natural gas was already making that difficult anyway.

  • Brad Plumer
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  • Sep 20, 2013
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Obama wants the EPA to design rules to limit carbon emissions from existing power plants. Will this be effective?

  • Brad Plumer
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  • Jun 25, 2013
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The Texas facility that exploded hadn't been inspected by OSHA since 1985.

  • Brad Plumer
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  • Apr 19, 2013
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The EPA has a dilemma: Does it push ahead with its carbon rules for power plants or revamp them in order to avoid a court challenge?

  • Brad Plumer
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  • Mar 18, 2013
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The EPA will face a huge number of regulatory decisions in the upcoming term. And the rules the agency crafts could be the only action Obama takes on climate change.

  • Brad Plumer
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  • Mar 4, 2013
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"We want our kids to grow up in an America... that isn't threatened by the destructive power of a warming planet." That was Obama in his acceptance speech last night. Now here's what he plans to do about it in his second term.

  • Brad Plumer
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  • Nov 7, 2012
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