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The proposal to reduce sulfur in gasoline and tighten auto emission standards, released Friday, would raise gasoline prices by less than a penny per gallon, the Environmental Protection Agency says. But the oil industry points to its own study putting the cost between 6 and 9 cents a gallon.

The EPA also said its proposal would add about $130 to the price of new vehicles, beginning in 2025.

The administration says the costs to consumers are worth the payoff: billions of dollars in health benefits from reductions in smog- and soot-forming pollution.

The agency predicts $7 in health benefits for every dollar spent to implement the new rules. The agency must hold public hearings before finalizing the rules. It plans for them to take effect in 2017.

Hmmm Obama claim of a penny increase versus oil industry's claim of 6 to 9 pennies increase. Methinks I'd put my money on the oil industry's estimate. Afterall they actually have experience in refining oil to produce gasoline.

Oh WOW! $7 in health benefits versus $1 to implement the program.

Though I'd kinda would like to see that study. I wonder if it the same folks that said Obamacare would bend the curve in health care costs.
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