Is Trump’s Power Plan a Coal Rescue?

Kate Konschnik, who directs the Climate and Energy Program at Duke's Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, discussed the Affordable Clean Energy Rule, the Trump administration’s proposed replacement for the Clean Power Plan, with BYUradio's Top of Mind host Julie Rose. The rule, proposed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency this week, will give states more control over how aggressively they reduce their carbon emissions and what role they want coal to play in that mix.