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Full Title: A Market-based Regional Approach to Valuing and Reducing GHG Emissions from Power Sector Author(s): Judy Chang, Jurgen Weiss, PhD. Yingxia Yang, PhD. Publisher(s): The Brattle Group Publication Date: 4/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- This...
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Full Title: A State Tax Approach to Regulating Greenhouse Gases Under the Clean Air Act Author(s): Samuel D. Eisenberg, Michael Wara, Adele Morris, Marta R. Darby and Joel Minor Publisher(s): Brookings Institute Publication...
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Full Title: n/a Author(s): L. Jackson Publisher(s): United States Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date: 3/2010 Identifier(s): n/a Language: English Length:  4 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Murkowski's Letter: -->POSTING<-- Description (excerpt): Jackson addresses industry and policy concerns over EPA move to regulated GHG emitters. (excerpts): I...
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Last week, the Clean Power Plan’s (CPP) latest chapter unfolded before an en banc hearing at the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals. Petitioners argued the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) overstepped...
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Full Title: Assessing the Impact of Potential New Carbon Regulations in the United States Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Institute for 21st Century Energy, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- The U.S. power...
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Full Title: Avoiding the Glorious Mess: A Sensible Approach to Climate Change and the Clean Air Act Author: Jonas Monast, Tim Profeta, and David Cooley Publisher(s): Duke University Publication Date: 10/2010 Language: English Length: 14 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description...
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Full Title: Carbon Dioxide Emission Reduction Opportunities for the West Virginia Power Sector Author(s): James Van Nostrand, Evan Hansen, Beren Argetsinger, Jeff Simcoe, and Joseph James Publisher(s): Downstream Strategies and WVULaw Center...
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Full Title: Choosing a Policy Pathway for State 111d Plans to Meet State Objectives Author(s): Jennifer Macedonia and Franz Litz Publisher(s): Bipartisan Policy Center and Greater Plains Institute Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In mid-summer...
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Full Title: Clean Power Plan: Legal Background and Pending Litigation in West Virginia v. EPA Author(s): Linda Tsang & Alexandra M. Wyatt Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service Publication Date: 01/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): On October...
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Full Title: Cleaner and Cheaper: Using the Clean Air Act to Sharply Reduce Carbon Pollution from Existing Power Plants, Delivering Health, Environmental, and Economic Benefits Author(s): Dan Lashof, Starla Yeh Publisher(s): Natural Resources Defense Council Publication...
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On February 28th and 29th a federal appeals court in Washington, DC will hear oral arguments in Coalition for Responsible Regulation v. EPA, an aggregation of lawsuits challenging U.S. EPA’s...
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Full Title: Cutting Carbon Emissions Under §111(d) Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Solar Energy Industries Association Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- In June 2013, President Obama announced that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will propose carbon...
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Around the country, a new conversation is emerging among municipal leaders and utility executives as they explore the energy/water nexus. While Senator Murkowski started the discussion at the federal level...
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Full Title: Does the Judiciary Have the Tools for Regulating Greenhouse Gas Emissions? Author(s): Victor E. Schwartz, Phil Goldberg, Christopher E. Appel Publisher(s): Valparaiso University Law Review Publication Date: 1/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): In American Electric Power Co....
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Full Title: Domestic Action on Aviation Carbon: Using the Clean Air Act to Cut Aviation Emissions and Create an Alternative to the European Union Emissions Trading System Author(s): Nathan Richardson and...
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Full Title: Efficiency Rules: The Case for End-Use Energy Efficiency Programs in the  Section 111(d) Rule for Existing Power Plants Author(s): Kate Konschnik and Ari Pescoe Publisher(s): Harvard Law School Publication Date: 2/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: Energy and Consumer Impacts of EPA’s Clean Power Plan Author(s): NERA Economic Consulting Publisher(s): NERA Economic Consulting Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): NERA used a state-of-the-art energy/economy model (NewERA) to assess the...
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On December 21st, 2011 the EPA announced its newly proposed MACT Rules, placing stringent requirements on mercury and toxics emissions from power plants. The new rules were issued under the authority...
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Full Title:  EPA FACT SHEET: Proposed Carbon Pollution Standard for New Power Plants Author(s): Environmental Protection Agency Publisher(s): Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date: 3/2012 Language: English Length: 5 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD FILE<– Description (excerpt): On March...
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According to the EPA, its proposed Clean Power Plan (CPP) would lead to a 30 percent cut in carbon emissions from the power sector by 2030, compared to 2005 levels....
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Full Title: Greenhouse Gas Emission Reductions From Existing Power Plants: Options to Ensure Electric System Reliability Author(s): Susan F. Tierney, Ph.D. Publisher(s): Analysis Group, Inc. Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- In June 2014, the...
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Note: Synopsis based on review of draft legislation as well as Congressional committee and media summaries. Synopsis intended solely for purposes of generating discussion. Key Provisions of H.R. 910, the Energy...
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Full Title: Historical Air Emissions from United States Petroleum Refineries Author(s): Brian Nguyen and Thomas A. Nelson Publisher(s): SAGE Environmental Consulting LP and American Fuel and Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: How the EPA Should Modify Its Proposed 111(d) Regulations to Allow States to Comply By Taxing Pollution Author(s): Michael Wara, Adele Morris, and Marta R. Darby Publisher(s): Brookings Institution Publication Date:...
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Today the aviation industry is responsible for about 2% of all GHG emissions. Experts predict that by mid-century, this number could triple without policies designed to combat aircraft emissions due...
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Full Title: Key Historical Court Decisions Shaping EPA’s Program Under the Clean Air Act Author(s): Linda Tsang & Alexandra M. Wyatt Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service Publication Date: 02/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This report provides...
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Full Title: National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants From Coal- and Oil-Fired Electric Utility Steam Generating Units and Standards of Performance for Fossil-Fuel-Fired Electric Utility, Industrial-Commercial- Institutional, and Small Industrial-...
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Note: Synopses taken from Congressional Research Service summaries.  H.R. 1476 & S. 835 H.R. 1476 S. 835 Requires each light-duty automobile manufacturer's annual covered inventory to comprise at least: 50% fuel choice-enabling automobiles...
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Full Title: Potential Energy Impacts of the EPA Proposed Clean Power Plan Author(s): David Harrison, Jr., Ph.D., Anne E. Smith, Ph.D., Paul Bernstein, Ph.D., Scott Bloomberg, Andrew Foss, Andrew Stuntz, Sugandha...
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Full Title: Primer on GHG Regulation under the Clean Air Act: PSD, Title V, and NSPS Author: Brooks Rainey Pearson and Jonas Monast Publisher(s): Duke University Publication Date: 2/2011 Language: English Length: 3 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): On January 2, 2011,...
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Two of the most pressing issues facing us today are the need to address the economic costs and public health risks associated with climate change and strengthening the middle class. Over...
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Full Title: Regulating Greenhouse Gas Emissions From Existing Sources: Section 111(d) and State Equivalency Author: Jonas Monast, Tim Profeta, Brooks Rainey Pearson, and John Doyle Publisher(s): Environmental Law Institute Publication Date: 4/2010 Language: English Length: 11 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): On December...
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Full Title: Regulatory Impact Analysis: Final New Source Performance Standards and Amendments to the National Emissions Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for the Oil and Natural Gas Industry Author(s): The US...
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Full Title: Retail Electricity Price Savings from Compliance Flexibility in GHG Standards for Stationary Sources Author(s): Dallas Burtraw, Anthony Paul, and Matt Woerman Publisher(s): Resources for the future Publication Date: 7/2011 Language: English Length: 30...
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Full Title: Scientific Shortcomings in the EPA's Endangerment Finding from Greenhouse Gases Author(s): Patrick J. Michaels & Paul C. Knappenberger Publisher(s): CATO Journal Publication Date: 09/2009 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): On April 24, 2009, the...
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Full Title: n/a Author(s): L. Murkowski Publisher(s): n/a Publication Date: 3/2010 Identifier(s): n/a Language: English Length:  3 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Jackson's Response: -->POSTING<-- Description (excerpt): The growing, bipartisan and bicameral opposition to EPA's climate regulations may very well result in legislative...
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Full Title: Shifting Gears: A New Approach to Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions from the Transportation Sector Author(s): Jack Lienke and Jason A Schwartz Publisher(s): Institute for Policy Integrity Publication Date: 4/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Each...
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Full Title: Slamming the Brakes: How Washington's Ozone Plan Will Hurt the Colorado Economy and Make Traffic Worse Author(s): The Center for Regulatory Solutions Publisher(s): The Center for Regulatory Solutions Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: State of the Air: 2013 Author(s): American Lung Association Publisher(s): American Lung Association Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Thank to the Clean Air Act, the United Sates continues to make progess providing...
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Full Title: Tapping the Power of the Market: Energy Savings, Water Conservation, and New Revenue Streams Through Performance Contracting in the Colorado River Basin States Author(s): Western Resource Advocates and McKinstry Publisher(s):...
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Full Title: The Clean Air Act and Power Sector Carbon Standards: Basics of Section 111(d) Author(s): Jeremy M. Tarr Publisher(s): Duke University Publication Date: 9/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  In his Climate Action Plan released June 2013,...
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Full Title: The Clean Power Plan and Market Options for Compliance Author(s): Center for Climate an Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publisher(s): Center for Climate an Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Over...
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Full Title: The Clean Power Plan's Clean Energy Incentive Program Author(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): EPA will...
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Full Title: The Final Clean Power Plan Rule: Four Implications Point to Harder Choices, Bigger Upside to Getting It Right Author(s): Chris MacCracken and Matt Robison Publisher(s): ICF International Publication Date: 12/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: The Institutional Blind Spot in Environmental Economics Author(s): Dallas Burtraw Publisher(s): Resources For the Future Publication Date: 8/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: At least among economists, one often-heard lament is that those who develop and implement environmental...
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Full Title: The Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS): Waiver Authority and Modification of Volumes Author(s): Kelsi Bracmort Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service Publication Date: 01/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Clean Air Act requires that transportation fuels...
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Full Title: Transportation Conformity Under the Clean Air Act Author(s): James E. McCarthy Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service Publication Date: 05/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Under the Clean Air Act, areas that have not attained one...
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Full Title: U.S. Climate Action Under the Clean Air Act Author(s): Claire Langley. Joel Finkelstein, Andres Restrepo, and Joanne Spalding Publisher(s): Climate Advisers and the Sierra Club Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This brief provides...
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Full Title:  Valuing the Clean Air Act: How Do We Know How Much Clean Air is Worth? Author(s): J. Scott Holladay Publisher(s): Institute for Policy Integrity Publication Date: 7/2011 Language: English Length: 16 pages, PDF Full...
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Full Title: What If There Was No Clean Air Act? Author(s): Save On Energy Publisher(s): Save On Energy Publication Date: 01/2017 Full Text: ->Report Here<- Description : Just over 40 years ago the U.S. government passed...
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