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LCV Applauds Historic New Standards for Industrial Carbon Pollution

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Kate Geller, (202) 785-8683 or kate_geller@lcv.org

March 27, 2012  

WASHINGTON – The Obama administration today announced the first-ever national standards for industrial carbon pollution for power plants.

LCV President Gene Karpinski released the following statement on the announcement:

“Today is a historic day for public health and the environment. The EPA’s first-ever national standards for industrial carbon pollution from power plants that contribute to global warming will protect public health, spur innovation in clean technologies and hold polluters accountable. We strongly commend the Obama administration for continuing to prioritize strong clean air safeguards that will protect the health of our children today and protect the planet for generations to come.”

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