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Power Breakfast for Aug. 4, 2015

EPA unveils greenhouse gas emissions rule, officials review impact on Texas


POV: Power Breakfast

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

  • States have until September 2018 to submit a final plan to meet new federally mandated carbon emissions cuts, so Texas legislators could hash out a plan during the 2017 legislative sessions, The Texas Tribune reports. “But it’s not clear that Texas leaders will play ball, with many Republicans nationwide calling on state to just say no to the regulations.”
  • Texas may face less stringent greenhouse gas emissions goals than was originally proposed in the federal Clean Power Plan, but the state vowed Monday to sue the administration, with Gov. Greg Abbott pledging to “lead the fight against an overreaching federal government that seems hell-bent on threatening the free-market principles this country was founded on,” the Associated Press reports.
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