EPA chief Climate plan on track despite mercury ruling

first_img Mesa family survives lightning strike to home WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the Environmental Protection Agency says a Supreme Court ruling that undermined a federal rule targeting mercury pollution will not affect the Obama administration’s plan to limit greenhouse gas emissions to slow the effects of global warming.EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy says she is disappointed at last week’s court ruling, but says comparing the mercury rule to the nearly finalized climate plan is “comparing apples and oranges.” Comments   Share   New Valley school lets students pick career-path academies Ex-FBI agent details raid on Phoenix body donation facility Top Stories Arizona families, Arizona farms: providing the local community with responsibly produced dairylast_img read more