United States: EPA Offers ACE Rule To Trump Clean Power Plan - Jones Day
Monday, 17 September 2018 Outlined in an Environmental Protection Agency ("EPA") proposal published on August 31, 2018, the Affordable Clean Energy ("ACE") rule would replace the Obama Administration's Clean Power Plan ("CPP").
According to Reuters, the Trump Administration is slated on Tuesday to roll back an Obama-era rule on emissions of the greenhouse gas methane from oil and gas operations on public lands. The rule is aimed at reducing leaks of natural gas, or methane, that occur through venting and flaring during oil...
The Trump administration finalized a new carbon emissions rule for U.S. power plants on Wednesday that it said could cut pollution without damaging the coal industry, replacing a much tougher Obama-era..