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E.P.A. delays plants’ pollution permits

The E.P.A. announced that it would not begin phasing in until next January a controverial requirement that power plants obtain permits to emit greenhouse gases. The Obama administration would prefer comprehensive energy legislation, but is developing a regulatory plan in case Congress fails to act.

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