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FERC Commissioners: Clean Power Plan Doesn't Spell Doom for Grid Reliability

July 31, 2014 by NRDC Switchboard
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All five members of FERC agreed yesterday that acting on climate change is critical and none of them offered any indication that the U.S. EPA’s proposed Clean Power Plan to cut carbon emissions from existing power plants would hamper the reliability of America’s electric transmission grid.[read more]

U.S. Supreme Court Narrows Greenhouse Gas Rules: What It Means for the U.S. Climate Agenda

June 25, 2014 by James Coleman

​In their recent ruling Utility Air Regulatory Group v. EPA, the Supreme Court struck down a portion of the United States’ first regulations for greenhouse gas emissions from industrial sources. This is the first Supreme Court decision on EPA’s authority to regulate greenhouse gases from industrial sources.[read more]

Swapping Negawatts for Megawatts Under the EPA's Proposed Clean Power Plan

June 25, 2014 by Meredith Fowlie
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The EPA and its Clean Power Plan

 

If you are working to get your finances under control, you should look for ways to both increase your household earnings and reduce spending. And so it goes, as we work to reduce carbon emissions from the nation’s power sector, pursuing a mix of supply and demand-side strategies makes good sense.[read more]