EPA proposal hits family income
Created on June 25, 2015
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Read the original report, "Dayaratna Testifies on the Impact of the Clean Power Plan," by Kirby Lawrence.
The EPA’s proposed Clean Power Plan would cause significant damage to the economy. A typical family of four would see its income decline by more than $1,300 a year on average from 2020 to 2025.
Source: Heritage Foundation calculations based on data from U.S. Energy Information Administration, “Analysis of the Impacts of the Clean Power Plan: Macroeconomic,” http://www.eia.gov/oiaf/aeo/tablebrowser/ (accessed June 22, 2015).
Tags: EPA, Environmental-Protection-Agency, Clean-Power-Plan, CPP, energy