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ACCCE Continues “Road to 2016” Energy Discussion in Columbia, SC

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Columbia, SC – The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity is hosting its third energy policy discussion today in Columbia, SC featuring remarks from presidential contender Rick Santorum.

 

The event, hosted by ACCCE in partnership with Washington, D.C.-based news outlet InsideSources, is part of a series of discussions examining the effects Environmental Protection Agency regulations are having on states and how energy policy more broadly is shaping the political narrative in the 2016 elections.

 

ACCCE Responds to HRC Climate Goals

Monday, July 27, 2015

Washington, D.C. – Following the unveiling of her climate change goals yesterday, the American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity reminds presidential candidate Hillary Clinton that everyday Americans depend more on affordable, reliable energy from coal—supplying nearly 40 percent of our nation’s electricity—than any other fuel source.

 

ACCCE to Clinton: EPA Regulations Harm More Than Just Coal Country

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Washington, D.C. – In the wake of her comments to Congressional Democrats, the American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity reminds presidential candidate Hillary Clinton coal is a vital natural resource to the country as a whole providing nearly 40 percent of our nation’s electricity.

 

ACCCE Commends House Science Committee Probing EPA Overreach

Thursday, July 9, 2015

Washington, D.C. – The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity commends the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology for today’s hearing probing the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed regulations including its misguided carbon standards. The hearing’s sole witness is EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy.

 

ACCCE Applauds Supreme Court’s MATS Ruling

Monday, June 29, 2015

Washington, D.C. – The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity applauds today’s decision by the U.S. Supreme Court in its ruling against the Environmental Protection Agency’s mercury and air toxics standards for power plants.

 

The case examined whether EPA adequately considered costs in determining it was “appropriate and necessary” to regulate air toxics emissions from power units.

ACCCE Continues “Road to 2016” Energy Discussion in Denver

Friday, June 26, 2015

Denver, CO – The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity is holding its second energy policy discussion today in Denver, CO in preparation for the 2016 elections. The discussion, hosted by Washington, D.C.-based news outlet RealClearPolitics, will include keynote remarks from presidential contender Carly Fiorina.

 

Today’s event is part of ACCCE’s series, “Powering the Road to 2016,” offering presidential candidates the opportunity to speak on their varying energy platforms.

 

#LightsOrLoMein: The Two-Year Anniversary of President Obama’s Climate Action Plan

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Washington, D.C. – Two years ago today, President Obama announced his Climate Action Plan, a costly, overreaching, politicized agenda that will wreak havoc on American families’ budgets, particularly those who can afford it least. To commemorate the anniversary, the American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity is delivering fortune cookies that reveal the president’s message to families: You Choose – #LightsOrLoMein.

 

ACCCE Commends Representative Whitfield’s “Ratepayer Protection Act”

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Washington, D.C. – The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity commends Representative Ed Whitfield (R-KY) for championing “The Ratepayer Protection Act” and encourages its swift passage today through the U.S. House of Representatives.

 

ACCCE Applauds Governor Pence’s Stand for Indiana Families

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Washington, D.C. – The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity applauded the decision by Indiana Governor Mike Pence to oppose EPA’s overreaching federal carbon regulations. If implemented, EPA’s devastating regulations will increase the cost of energy and decrease the electric reliability for Indiana families and businesses.

 

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