President Trump’s Dirty Power Plan


The YEARS Project
Published on Aug 22, 2018

President Donald Trump is replacing the Clean Power Plan with a dirty one that could result in the premature deaths of over a thousand Americans every year. He hopes his plan will help the coal industry, but it will worsen climate change. EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: JOEL BACH and DREW MAGRATTEN WRITERS: JOSH FUTTERSAK, DREW MAGRATTEN, and MATT ROSENBAUM SCRIPT EDITOR: JOEL BACH VIDEO EDITOR: ETHAN DAVID SOURCES: [i] WashingtonPost.com. New Trump power plant plan would release hundreds of millions of tons of CO2 into the air. Aug 18 2018. https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation…
[ii] Archive.EPA.gov. FACT SHEET: Clean Power Plan By The Numbers. https://archive.epa.gov/epa/cleanpowe…
[iii] ibid.
[iv] NYTimes.com. New E.P.A. Rollback of Coal Pollution Regulations Takes a Major Step Forward Image. Aug 20 2018. https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/20/cl…
[v] Archive.EPA.gov. FACT SHEET: Clean Power Plan By The Numbers. https://archive.epa.gov/epa/cleanpowe…
[vi] Ibid.
[vii] CNBC.com. Trump administration to replace Obama’s Clean Power Plan with weaker greenhouse gas rules for power plants. Aug 21 2018. https://www.cnbc.com/2018/08/21/trump…

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