ERG PhD Student on Methane Threat to Clean Power Plan Targets

Hausfather, Zeke

ERG PhD student Zeke Hausfather examines threats to the Clean Power Plan that the EPA might have overlooked.

“As a result, the real climate benefit of natural gas is much lower than the EPA suggests. When the data is adjusted to accurately account for a higher level of methane leakage, the EPA’s projected 2030 energy mix will fall short of its 2030 goals.”

Read the full article, co-written by Hausfather, here!