• Environmental Compliance Costs Rise above $6 Billion
  • July 14, 2016
  • Law Firm: Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP - Washington Office
  • The Energy Information Administration reports that power plant operators nationwide have spent at least $6.1 billion to comply with new environmental regulations, including the Mercury and Air Toxics Standard. Operators have also retired 20 gigawatts of coal generation capacity during the period from January 2015 through April 2016.