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The Real Impacts of EPA’s Clean Power Plan

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Low-cost, reliable electricity from coal powers households and businesses across America. Regulations from the Environmental Protection Agency, however, will jeopardize our access to affordable power and will cause electricity prices to skyrocket.

What Does EPA's Plan Mean to Your Home State?

Coal is one of this nation's dominant sources of energy. Click on your state to see its electricity portfolio, how it's affected by energy policy, and the people raising their voices to protect affordable coal-based electricity.


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.@realDonaldTrump’s administration must keep the promises made on clean #coal. via @thehill //

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Over 500 million tons of #coal is mined every year in the U.S. and it takes thousands of hardworking Americans to m… //

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A number of new #coal-power energy plants equipped w/ CCS are scheduled to come online in the US in the coming week. //

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The people that work in the #coal-based industry rely on their #jobs—just like you rely on the light and warmth the… //

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Rob Godby: Without #CPP, the PRB is expected to increase #coal output by about an average 2.5% per year through 2030 //

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.@EIAgov: w/o #CPP, annual #coal production in the Powder River Basin could return to a high of 400M tons by 2030. //

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RT @WorldCoal: 2016 in review: The Essential Role of #Coal in Past and Future Economic Growth // //

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RT @OhioCoalAssn: The future of American energy will include coal! //

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