Statement from NAHB Chairman Granger MacDonald on President Trump's Executive Order on the Clean Power Plan

March 28, 2017

Granger MacDonald, chairman of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and a home builder and developer from Kerrville, Texas, today issued the following statement regarding President Trump's new executive order on the Clean Power Plan rule:

“NAHB commends President Trump's executive order calling on the EPA to rework the Clean Power Plan rule. If implemented, it could have resulted in the adoption of rigorous building energy codes that would harm housing affordability while doing little to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from housing.”