New EPA regs could hurt die casting: Nadca

Oct 03, 2013 | 01:14 PM | Nathan Laliberte

Tags  Environmental Protection Agnecy, EPA, Nadca, Daniel Twarog, die casting, power plants, carbon dioxide, Nathan Laliberte

NEW YORK — U.S. Environmental Protection Agency proposals to reduce carbon dioxide pollution from power plants could have negative, long-term effects on the die casting industry, according to the North American Diecasters Association (Nadca).

EPA proposals announced Sept. 20 would require new coal-fired power plants to meet a limit of 1,100 pounds of carbon dioxide per megawatt hour, and would have the option to meet a somewhat tighter limit if they choose to average emissions over multiple years.....





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