The New White House Fuel Efficiency Rule: Count the Loopholes

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streetsblog.org

Sept. 15, 2009

By Elana Schor

…The concept of credit trading is not a new one; the EPA has employed it in other pollution regulations that were drafted under Clean Air Act authority. Still, the extent of the credits proposed today unsettled veteran fuel-efficiency advocate Dan Becker, director of the Safe Climate Campaign.