Clean Power Plan Will Be Rolled Back Today

Global CO2 Levels Reach Unprecedented Monthly Highs

Speaking in Kentucky yesterday, Pruitt said he will sign a proposed rule, today, to start unwinding the prior administration's clean power plan and noted, “The war against coal is over.”

The rules aim to restrict greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. The policy was a key part of Obama administration efforts to curb climate change. The Obama plan has been a long time subject of legal battles and will continue to be.