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Clean Power or Power Shortage?
Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor
Mon Aug 3, 2015 04:07 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- President Barack Obama on Monday finalized a new plan to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from the energy industry, in an initiative that will add fuel to the debate over the economic effects of climate change.

The White House said its Clean Power Plan would help ensure the country achieves a target of economy-wide declines in emissions. The plan also would build more momentum toward international climate talks in Paris in December. An adviser to the president told reporters Sunday the announcement reflects "a continuation of an all-out push by this administration to elevate the issue of climate ...

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