Clean Power Plan

Former Md. regulator Speakes-Backman discusses role of efficiency in power plan compliance

How does the removal of Building Block 4 from U.S. EPA's final Clean Power Plan affect the prospects for energy efficiency as part of compliance mechanisms? During today's OnPoint, Kelly Speakes-Backman, senior vice president of policy and research at the Alliance to Save Energy and a former commissioner with the Maryland Public Service Commission, discusses where and how states should be looking to use efficiency as they craft their implementation plans.