Trump administration to freeze fuel-efficiency requirements in move likely to spur legal battle with states


#TIA – Trump dives back into the swamp to put an end to fuel-efficiency standards that many states welcome 

“The Trump administration announced plans Thursday to freeze fuel-efficiency requirements for the nation’s cars and trucks through 2026 — a massive regulatory rollback likely to spur a legal battle with California and other states, as well as create potential upheaval in the nation’s automotive market.

The proposal represents an abrupt reversal of the approach during the Obama administration, when regulators argued that requiring more-fuel-efficient vehicles would improve public health, combat climate change and save consumers money without compromising safety.”

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