Trump to dismantle Obama’s Clean Power Plan to disappointment of solar industry

By Kelsey Misbrener President Trump is expected to ask EPA director Scott Pruitt to dismantle the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan today via an executive order.
The Clean Power Plan was part of the Paris climate agreement strategy to cut emissions. The rule aimed to reduce the carbon dioxide emitted by power plants.
The Washington Post calls Trump’s executive order “the most significant step yet in obliterating his predecessor’s environmental record.”
Coal supporters say Obama’s Clean Power Plan is overly punitive to the coal industry. But the rise of renewable energy sources has made coal less sustainable. One of Trump’s rallying cries is to bring back

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