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ICYMI: Grid Operators Sound the Alarm on Reliability Concerns

Thursday, November 20, 2014

This week, the United States witnessed increasingly cold temperatures and early snowfalls from coast to coast. With temperatures dropping, we are reminded that maintaining a reliable electric grid is of the upmost importance.

 

Evidence Mounting: EPA’s Costly Regulatory Regime Harms American Families and Businesses

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Washington, D.C. – A new study released today by Energy Ventures Analysis, Inc. and commissioned by Peabody Energy confirms the staggering costs of the Environmental Protection Agency’s regulatory regime. The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity underscored the need to protect affordable, reliable coal-based generation, especially for American families and businesses who stand to be most severely impacted by EPA’s rulemaking.

 

Evidence Mounting: EPA’s Costly Regulatory Regime Harms American Families and Businesses

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Washington, D.C. – A new study released today by Energy Ventures Analysis, Inc. and commissioned by Peabody Energy confirms the staggering costs of the Environmental Protection Agency’s regulatory regime. The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity underscored the need to protect affordable, reliable coal-based generation, especially for American families and businesses who stand to be most severely impacted by EPA’s rulemaking.

 

Exposing the Truth Behind EPA Regulations

Monday, November 17, 2014

Washington, D.C. – The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity applauded the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology for its continued efforts to expose the truth behind the Environmental Protection Agency’s costly regulations.

 

President Obama Caps off a Week of Climate Change Folly

Friday, November 14, 2014

Washington, D.C. – With global crises abounding and Americans facing hardship at home, President Obama spent the week focused on his favorite pet project: climate change. Earlier in the week, the president made a carbon reduction ‘deal’ with China, in which America ended up as the unequivocal loser. Now, President Obama is vowing $3 billion in U.S.

ACCCE Elects New Board Leadership

Friday, November 14, 2014

Washington, D.C. – The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity announced the election of Matthew K. Rose, executive chairman of BNSF Railway, as its next chairman. James (Jim) J. Jura, CEO and general manager of Associated Electric Cooperative, Inc., was elected vice chairman.

 

Winter Weather on the Way: Will America Be Ready?

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Washington, D.C. – Earlier today, Terry Boston, president and CEO of grid operator PJM, addressed issues relating to electric reliability and the outlook for the U.S. grid this winter. With temperatures dropping across the country, the American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity underscored the importance of protecting reliable electricity, especially during extreme weather occurrences, which can only be achieved by continued use of affordable, abundant and increasingly clean coal-generated power.

 

America on the Losing End of President Obama’s Deal with China

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, President Obama agreed to a carbon reduction pledge with China. In response, the American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity pointed out the glaring disparity between the two countries’ approaches.

 

Sounding the Alarm on EPA’s Reliability Claims

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Washington, D.C. – Opposition to President Obama’s costly climate plan is mounting. Yesterday, the North American Electric Reliability Corporation, the group that oversees the U.S. electric grid, sounded the alarm on concerns about reliability issues tied to EPA’s proposed carbon regulations.

 

New Promise for America’s Energy and Economic Future

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Washington, D.C. – The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity expressed optimism about America’s energy future following yesterday’s midterm elections.

 

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