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  • EPA’s Power Plant Rule to Cost At Least $366 Billion

  • October 23, 2014

  • A study by NERA Economic Consulting estimates that the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) carbon rule for existing power plants could cost at least $366 billion and that residents in 43 states would see double-digit percentage increases on average in their electricity bills over the 15-year period from 2017 to 2031.[1] Consumers and businesses would pay $41 billion o...
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A study by NERA Economic Consulting estimates that the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) carbon rule for existing power plants could cost at least $366 billion and that residents in 43 states would see double-digit percentage increases on average in their electricity bills over the 15-year period from 2017 to 2031.[1] Consumers and businesses would pay $41 billion o... Read More
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