Cheating Power Plants NPR's John Nielsen reports on a new investigation by the Environmental Protection Agency into reports that electric power plants are emitting more pollutants than permitted. The plants have disguised the extra pollution as the result of maintenance work, according to the EPA. The amount of extra nitrogen oxide is said to be significant, and contributes to smog and health-threatening air pollution.
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Cheating Power Plants

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Cheating Power Plants

Cheating Power Plants

Cheating Power Plants

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NPR's John Nielsen reports on a new investigation by the Environmental Protection Agency into reports that electric power plants are emitting more pollutants than permitted. The plants have disguised the extra pollution as the result of maintenance work, according to the EPA. The amount of extra nitrogen oxide is said to be significant, and contributes to smog and health-threatening air pollution.