EPA Issues Permitting Guidance for Greenhouse Gases

Statement on EPA’s issuance of guidance for Clean Air Act permitting for greenhouse gases.

Statement of Eileen Claussen 
President, Pew Center on Global Climate Change 

November 10, 2010

Today's announcement demonstrates that EPA can use the Clean Air Act in a sensible way to improve our nation's energy efficiency and to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The guidance goes a long way to making sure that large new industrial facilities employ state of the art technologies that will deliver important long term economic and environmental benefits.

 

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