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The Cost of EPA Regulations: 336,000 Manufacturing Jobs in One Year

Created on March 4, 2014

The Cost of EPA Regulations: 336,000 Manufacturing Jobs in One Year

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In just one year (2023), Environmental Protection Agency regulations on electric plants would eliminate 336,000 manufacturing jobs around the U.S. The map below shows the breakdown by state.

Source: Calculations based on data from the Heritage Foundation Energy Model and employment data from the U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey.

MAP 1 • IB 4158

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