The Environmental Protection Agency issued final regulations Thursday aimed at slashing toxic power plant air pollution that crosses state lines and potentially puts thousands of lives at risk.

The regulations put new limits on sulfur dioxide (SO2) and nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions from power plant smokestacks in 27 eastern states. The power plant emissions, EPA says, travel across state lines, threatening the health of thousands of people.

Continue reading on thehill.com

GET MORE STORIES LIKE THIS

IN YOUR INBOX!

Sign up for our daily email and get the stories everyone is talking about.

Uncategorized
Previous post

CBO Report Shows, Without Reform, the Future of Medicare Ain’t Pretty

Next post

He's baaack! Van Jones getting cozy with Pelosi, House Dems