With New Power Plant Rule, Trump Administration Plumbs the Depths of the Indefensible

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By Julie McNamara, Union of Concerned Scientists The Trump administration’s Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has released the final versionof its “Affordable Clean Energy” (ACE) rule, a carbon emissions standard for fossil fuel-fired power plants. And it does nothing. Nothing. It does...
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Trump EPA Claims New Power Plant Rule Would Improve Health of Minority and Low-Income Communities. Don’t Believe It.

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By Elvondo Cooper, Media Matters for America On June 19, the Trump administration announced that it was officially replacing the Clean Power Plan, the Obama administration’s 2015 policy for curbing carbon pollution from power plants, with a much weaker Affordable Clean Energy (ACE) rule....
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