The Obama administration’s plan to slash carbon emissions from the power sector might be stayed in the federal courts, but that doesn’t done anything to quiet debate in Congress.
With the so-named Clean Power Plan now scheduled for a hearing before the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals in September, the question is what happens to all those deadlines laid out by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency when it released the final rule last year.
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