Assessing the Effectiveness of Scrubber Installation on Air Pollution Emissions Reductions Among Coal-Fired Power Plants: Application of Statistical Methods for Causal Inference

Doctoral thesis English OPEN
Hansen, John Barrett;
  • Publisher: Harvard University

The 1990 amendment to the Clean Air Act implemented a cap-and-trade system that required electricity-generating power plants to dramatically reduce Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) and Nitrogen Oxide (NOx) emissions. Plants impacted by this legislation had a variety of compliance o... View more
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