EPA's New Plant Regs Face Skepticism In House Hearing

Law360, New York (October 29, 2013, 2:30 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s efforts to rein in greenhouse gas emissions under the Obama administration's climate action plan took a beating Tuesday during a U.S. House of Representatives hearing on the current feasibility of carbon capture and storage technologies.

The House Committee on Science, Space and Technology heard largely skeptical testimony from a panel of environmental and energy experts called to discuss whether existing CCS systems meet the statutory definition of a technology that has been “adequately demonstrated” for inclusion in the EPA's plan to...
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