Regulations:

ERCC's Segal discusses legal, legislative challenges to EPA's mercury rule

How does the utility industry plan to address the U.S. EPA's recent announcement of new mercury standards for coal – and oil-burning power plants? During today's OnPoint, Scott Segal, Director of the Electric Reliability Coordinating Council, explains how the rule will be challenged in the courts and in Congress. He also discusses why he believes some utilities are better prepared than others to meet the new standards.