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Economic Benefits from Carbon Standards

Nearly all U.S. regions stand to gain economic benefits from power plant carbon standards that set moderately stringent emission targets and allow a high level of compliance flexibility, according to a new study released on June 7 in Plos One.

Policy change threatens air quality, health & economic benefits

March 28, 2017

A power plant standard like the Clean Power Plan could save thousands of lives in communities across the United States every year.