GHG Standards for Existing Power Plants


A Dialogue Among State Energy Offices and the U.S. EPA on Section 111(d) - Webinar Recording
November 21, 2013
NASEO hosted a webinar for its members to share their thoughts with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as it embarks upon setting a standard and guidelines for greenhouse gas emissions for existing power plants under Section 111d of the Clean Air Act.  Background information and other relevant reference materials are posted on  Other reference materials include Kentucky’s paper, Greenhouse Gas Policy Implications for Kentucky under Section 111(d) of the Clean Air Act and questions posed by the EPA to stakeholders.

Kevin Culligan, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Electric Utilities' Perspectives on GHG Standards for Existing Power Plants - Webinar Recording
November 20, 2013
The Edison Electric Institute, the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association, and the American Public Power Association shared their perspectives on the development of greenhouse gas emission standards for existing power plants to be developed by the U.S. EPA under Section 111(d).  Meeting the future standard in a cost-effective manner will require cooperation between the public and private sector.  As State Energy Offices work within their respective states to develop policy guidance for the EPA, this webinar served as an opportunity to for policymakers to ask questions of those representing the nation's electric utilities.

John Novak, National Rural Electric Cooperative Association
Theresa Pugh, American Public Power Association
Dan Chartier, Edison Electric Institute

Governments Working Together: GHG Emissions Standards for Existing Power Plants Under Section 111(d) of the Clean Air Act
November 5, 2013
The membership of NASEO, NARUC, and NACAA convened to discuss challenges and opportunities for compliance with the impending greenhouse gas emissions standard for existing power plants.  This standard will be developed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency under Section 111(d) of the Clean Air Act.