AG POLICY NEWS
Climate Change Debated
Todd Neeley DTN Staff Reporter
Wed Sep 18, 2013 03:32 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Republicans and Democrats on the House Energy and Commerce Committee continued along a familiar track Wednesday during a hearing designed to look at the Obama administration's actions aimed at combating climate change.

Republicans cited a lack of available technologies and the economic effects of combating greenhouse gases as reasons for concern about climate change policies. Democrats lambasted the right for engaging in so-called "flat-earth" society discussions.

Republicans are concerned about a yet-to-be-released proposed rule from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that would require new power plants to install the latest GHG-reduction technology to include carbon capture and ...

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