Carbon offsets not in Clean Power Plan

Carbon offsets not in Clean Power Plan

PRESIDENT Barack Obama announced Aug. 3 the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's final Clean Power Plan, which will cut carbon pollution from the nation's power sector by 870 million tons, or 32% below 2005 levels, by 2030.

The 25x'25 Alliance, whose goal is for 25% of the U.S. energy and fuel supply to be renewable by 2025, said EPA's failure to allow states to count soil carbon sequestration achieved through agricultural practices toward their

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