Thursday, June 29, 2017
Solar Energy Industries Association supports EPA's Clean Power Plan

President and CEO of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) Rhone Resch spoke out on behalf of the solar power industy in support of the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Clean Power Plan in a statement issued today in advance of the finalized rule’s release.
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IDEA2015 conference puts focus on industry changes

The International District Energy Association (IDEA) is running its IDEA2015: Inspiring the Next Generation conference focusing on urban sustainability, utility of the future and global industry growth and local leadership through Wednesday at Boston’s Hynes Convention Center. Scheduled speakers for the 106th annual conference include C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group Head of Energy Initiative Shannon Lawrence and Energy and Open Space Chief of Environment Austin Blackmon.
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Gary Palmer supports Ratepayer Protection Act

Legislation would circumvent the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Air Act.
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House holds hearing on EPA’s proposed ozone regulation

The House subcommittees on Energy and Power and on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade held a hearing today on the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed ozone regulation and its potential to affect manufacturing.
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Auction brings in $85 million from CO2 allowances

Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative auction brings cumulative program earnings to $2.1 billion.
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Portman Amendment Seeks To Mitigate Effects of EPA Regulations

Sen. Rob Portman (R-OH) submitted an amendment to the Senate Budget Resolution on Tuesday that would enable states to opt out of Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations related to the Clean Power Plan (CPP).
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Energy and Power subcommittee evaluate EPA’s proposed Clean Power Plan

The House Energy and Power Subcommittee, led by Rep. Ed Whitfield (R-KY), is continuing its review of the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA's) Clean Power Plan to determine its legality and resulting expenses for existing power plants.
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