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EPA to Withdraw Power Plant Rules

The Trump administration Tuesday will formally withdraw federal limits on carbon emissions at power plants, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt said, triggering the next stage of what is likely to be a yearslong fight over the Obama administration’s centerpiece regulation for slowing climate change.

Mr. Pruitt made the announcement Monday at an event in Kentucky, telling a group gathered by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R., Ky.) that the administration is trying to reverse what it sees as…

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