Trump Administration's Clean Power Plan replacement being reviewed at OMB

By Robert Walton, Utility Dive.

Dive Brief:

  • President's Trump's replacement for the Clean Power Plan is now being reviewed by the Office of Management and Budget, a necessary step before it can be released for public comment.
  • The Hill reports the form of Trump's plan remains unknown, but it is expected to include a complete rollback of the Obama-era power plant rules.
  • OMB typically takes about two months to review a rule, but can take additional time.