Power Sector Opportunities For Reducing Carbon Dioxide Emissions: Virginiaby , and -
President Obama announced a national climate plan in June 2013, directing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to set carbon pollution standards for the power sector. Once EPA establishes those standards, states will implement their own plans for achieving those reductions.
In this fact sheet, WRI examines existing tools Virginia can use to reduce power plant emissions and help meet future standards.
Read about additional analyses in WRI’s fact sheet series, Power Sector Opportunities for Reducing Carbon Dioxide Emissions.