Cross-State Air Pollution Rule

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Cross-State Air Pollution Rule

A rule mandated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency requiring states to reduce the air pollution emitted by companies in their state. The rule applies if the EPA declares that the state permits too much air pollution. The rule was adopted in 2011.
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In 2011 the EPA responded with the Cross State Air Pollution rule, which again allowed the trading of emission reduction quotas, but with constraints so that all upwind states would have to reduce emissions rather than simply buy emission rights sufficient to allow their emissions.
But delaying the Cross State Air Pollution Rule, also known as the "transport" rule, is "what the opponents of the rule are after here," said David Spence, a professor of business and law at the University of Texas at Austin.
Bush administration, will remain in effect while EPA fixes its Cross State Air Pollution Rule.
states to avoid direct compliance, since they are already required to cut emissions through the Cross State Air Pollution Rule (CSAPR).
Future topics include a discussion on the potential impacts of the Environmental Protection Agency's Cross State Air Pollution Rule as well as a review of the latest developments in corporate sustainability initiatives.
Currently, there are efforts in Congress to block the Cross State Air Pollution Rule (CSAPR) that requires power plants in 27 states to reduce emissions of smog- and soot-forming pollution that cross state lines and contribute to pollution in other states.
The cross state air pollution rule is final," Betsaida Alcantara, press secretary for the Environmental Protection Agency, which crafted the rule, said in an email.
Environmental Protection Agency's recently enacted Cross State Air Pollution Rule (CSAPR).
In a statement Thursday afternoon, the Environmental Protection Agency said: "We look forward to meeting with ERCOT to discuss and review their analysis of the cross state air pollution rule.
The poll, conducted Aug 31-Sept 7, gauged voters' feelings about two EPA clean air rules - the Cross State Air Pollution Rule (CSAPR) and the Mercury and Air Toxics Standards Rule (aka Utility MACT).
Cross State Air Pollution Rule TR SO2 Group 1 Allowance Forward
Capital spending is likely to increase further due to the recent Cross State Air Pollution Rules (CSAPR) issued by the U.