POV: Power Breakfast

Power Breakfast for Sept. 29, 2014

EPA says it has a "full range of tools" to enforce Clean Air Act; carbon pricing struggles; natural gas cars


POV: Power Breakfast

A nearly daily round-up of news for your consideration:

  • EPA administrator Gina McCarthy told reporters on Friday that the agency has a “full range of tools” that would force holdout states to cut greenhouse gas emissions from power plans under the Clean Air Act.
  • Seventy-four countries and more than 1,000 businesses and investors signed a declaration calling for a global price on carbon, released by the World Bank the day before President Obama spoke at the United Nations Climate Summit. The U.S. was not among the signatories, and this NYT story takes a look at why.
  • Electric cars pale in comparison to natural gas cars, according to this op-ed in Saturday’s WSJ.
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