Regulating GHGs Under The Clean Air Act

Law360, New York (February 18, 2009, 12:00 AM EST) -- The debate over whether greenhouse gases (GHGs) should be regulated under the Clean Air Act (CAA or Act) appears to be coming to a head.

With the change in administrations and in control of Congress, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) appears poised to move forward with GHG regulation under the act without waiting for congressional enactment of a cap and trade program or other vehicle for controlling GHG emissions.


The debate over possible GHG regulation under the CAA began during the Clinton administration when...
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