Aug. 4, 2015
Experts: Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan Will Reduce Consumer Electricity Bills and Protect Grid Reliability
By 2030, Consumers Can Expect Substantial Savings
WHAT: Telephone press conference examining the consumer benefits of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Clean Power Plan. Experts will be on hand to discuss the Clean Power Plan’s implications for consumer electricity bills and energy grid reliability. The plan is designed to curb pollution from existing power plants by 32 percent by 2030.
WHEN: 11:00 a.m. EDT Tuesday, August 4
WHO: David Arkush, managing director, Public Citizen’s Climate Program
Diane Munns, senior director, Environmental Defense Fund’s clean energy collaboration program and former state public utility commissioner in Iowa
Elizabeth Stanton, principal economist, Synapse Energy Economics, Inc.
Susan Tierney, PhD, senior advisor, Analysis Group
CALL-IN: 1-800-875-3456, passcode ROSE63880