Issues & Policy

January 22, 2014
This report analyzes the impacts and benefits of carbon dioxide (CO2) and then compares these to estimates of the social cost of carbon (SCC) that have been published by the U.S. federal government.
September 13, 2013

Electricity fuels the infrastructure of the world's Information-Communications-Technology (ICT) ecosystem -- the internet, Big Data, and the Cloud. Coal is the word's largest single current and future source of electricity and we need the affordable, reliable energy that coal produces to power this important sector of the global economy.

The Digital Power Group prepared a study titled "...

December 10, 2012

The purpose of this memo is to provide some key findings on current opinions toward a proposed carbon tax and clean coal technology from our two most recent national polls, conducted October 18-24 and November 9-11 by YouGov and AmericanPublic.us.
 
Americans are leery of the costs associated with a carbon tax

  • Support for a carbon tax is very weak. ...
October 25, 2010

A report conducted by economists from Kansas State University and commissioned by the American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity (ACCCE) shows annual economic activity of nearly $350 million, with more than $40 million in state tax revenue upon completion of Sunflower Electric Power Corporation's new 895 megawatt coal-...