BEHIND THE HEADLINES: A closer look at rising emissions from industry

BEHIND THE HEADLINES: A closer look at rising emissions from industry

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The Environmental Protection Agency has released its annual report on America’s biggest source of greenhouse gas emissions. While total emissions from these power plants and industrial facilities continued to tick down slightly in 2017, this decline isn’t happening rapidly enough to hit our climate goals. Even more troubling, emissions from some types of facilities are actually starting to increase--and that could really throw us off target.