By: Greg Dotson, Vice President of Energy Policy, Center for American Progress

On Sept. 27, the D.C. Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments on the Clean Power Plan. The case pits the Environmental Protection Agency against select state attorneys general, some of the biggest power companies, and industry associations. The court will decide whether the EPA has authority to protect the nation’s public health and environment by More

By: Alison Cassady, Director of Domestic Energy Policy, Center for American Progress and Myriam Alexander-Kearns, Research Associate, Center for American Progress.


The Clean Power Plan will expedite the deployment of renewables and cut carbon emissions and other pollutants that harm human health. On September 27, 2016, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments for West Virginia v. Environmental Protection Agency, a lawsuit to block implementation of the Clean Power Plan, which sets the first-ever limits More