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EPA Assailed on Coal-Fired Power Plant Regulations

Nov 15, 2013
(The Hill)

A slew of Republicans on the House Energy and Commerce Committee asked an Environmental Protection Agency official essentially the same question Thursday: What planet are you on?

GOP lawmakers blasted the EPA's proposed climate rules for new power plants at a hearing, arguing that the rule forces coal plants to use carbon-trapping technologies that aren't ready for prime time.