POV: Power Breakfast

Power Breakfast for July 27, 2015

States appeal case against Clean Power Plan; Electric vehicle growth stalls


POV: Power Breakfast

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

  • Fourteen states asking a federal appeals court to hear their case against the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan, The Hill reports. The states say a three-judge panel made a mistake when it rejected their case because the rule has not yet been made final.
  • “The U.S. was supposed to have one million plug-in vehicles on the road by 2015, but at the end of last year this had only reached about 290,000,” Forbes reports, noting that battery improvements haven’t made as much progress as expected.
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