Clean Power Plan by the num­bers

The Covington News - - LOCAL -

1,000 fos­sil fuel fired power plants with 3,000 units cov­ered by the plan

Ac­cord­ing to the EPA, the Clean Power Plan that was an­nounced in June is worth an es­ti­mated $55-$93 bil­lion per year in 2030, in­clud­ing avoid­ing the fol­low­ing:

2,700-6,600 pre­ma­ture deaths 140,000-150,000 asthma at­tacks in chil­dren 340-3,300 heart at­tacks 2,700-2,800 hos­pi­tal ad­mis­sions 470,000-490,000 missed school and work days

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