In an effort to address air pollution and global warming, on June 2, 2014, the Obama Administration took action that would require a 30 percent cut in carbon emissions at fossil fuel-burning power plants by 2030. How must such reductions be accomplished? How much latitude will states and private actors have in meeting the new requirements? What is the process for finalizing the administration’s proposal? Our experts addressed these and other questions.
- Mark W. DeLaquil, Partner, Baker & Hostetler LLP
- David B. Rivkin, Jr., Partner, Baker & Hostetler LLP