carbon http://wyomingpublicradio.net en New Carbon Regulations Could Be Boom or Bust For Wyoming http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/new-carbon-regulations-could-be-boom-or-bust-wyoming <p>This week, the Obama administration announced new regulations &nbsp;for carbon dioxide emissions from new power plants.</p><p>When the Environmental Protection Agency determined that carbon dioxide emissions were endangering the public in 2009, Ron Surdam, Director of the Carbon Management Institute at the University of Wyoming, says he saw the writing on the wall: there would be a cap on new power plant emissions, which is exactly what the EPA announced this week.</p> Wed, 28 Mar 2012 22:43:51 +0000 Sara Hossaini 21810 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net New Carbon Regulations Could Be Boom or Bust For Wyoming