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Trump victory puts Clean Power Plan implementation in doubt

With Republicans controlling the White House and both chambers of Congress, the outlook for U.S. EPA's Clean Power Plan is dim. President Trump is likely to rescind the power-sector climate rule or decline to enforce it, and the courts could still strike the regulation down. Click on a state above to see how states and companies had planned for greenhouse gas standards.

To learn more about court battles, click here. To see a full list of where states stood before the election, click here.

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