EPA Emissions Rules Won't Hurt Power Supply: Report

Law360, New York (June 13, 2011, 6:00 PM EDT) -- New federal air pollution regulations could hasten the closing of older coal-fired power plants without having a significant impact on the U.S.' power supply, according to a Monday report by a bipartisan think tank.

The Bipartisan Policy Center, with the collaboration of the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners and Northeast States for Coordinated Air Use Management, analyzed five rules proposed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to address the mobility of air pollution, air toxins, coal ash and cooling water intake structures at existing plants,...
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