Obama Plan To Cover Emissions, Efficiency, Renewables
By Sean McLernon
Law360, New York (June 24, 2013, 4:37 PM EDT) -- President Barack Obama's climate change initiative scheduled to be unveiled Tuesday will be anchored by carbon emissions limits for existing power plants and will include a push for new energy efficiency standards and additional renewable projects on public lands, according to a senior Sierra Club official.
The White House announced this weekend that the president will lay out a national plan to lower carbon pollution. Based on discussions with the administration, Sierra Club's climate program director John Coequyt said the president will move ahead with the...