EPA's Proposed Standards for Natural Gas Plants Fail President's Climate Goals
Sierra Club Compass
OCTOBER 22, 2013
" Those were President Obama's words during his landmark climate speech this past summer at Georgetown University. The president laid out an ambitious vision for a clean-energy future that would generate jobs, promote healthy communities, and set an example for the world. Although the EPA's proposed standard for coal plants will significantly reduce carbon pollution, the standards for natural gas will not require new plants to perform any better than old ones.