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EPA delays rules limiting wastewater from coal power plants<
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By TAMMY WEBBER<
CHICAGO (AP) - The Environmental Protection Agency says it's postponing portions of an Obama-era rule to curb water pollution from coal-fired power plants while it considers whether to rewrite the measure.
The rule requires steam electric power plants to control the amount of coal ash-contaminated wastewater flushed from their plants.
The water ...