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Terrorism from Global Poverty is Real National Security Concern

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Washington, D.C. – The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity criticized President Obama for his remarks at the Coast Guard Academy today which downplay the national security threat of terrorism seeded by “economic grievances.” Rather than seek to combat the challenge of global poverty, which the president has previously linked with “extremism recruitment,” his remarks resembled yet another climate crusade sales pitch.

 

ACCCE Commends Today’s Congressional Action; Protecting Affordable and Reliable Electricity

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Washington, D.C. – The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity commended Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) today for introducing a bill to protect ratepayers and states from increased electricity rates and reduced electric reliability.

 

ICYMI - ACCCE President and CEO Mike Duncan Op-Ed in FoxNews.com

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

FoxNews.com recently featured ACCCE president and CEO Mike Duncan’s latest op-ed, “Courts must step in and stop EPA's brazen overreach.” Duncan criticized efforts by the Environmental Protection Agency to limit public comment on its proposed Clean Power Plan and praised the willingness of the U.S. Court of Appeals to hear litigation brought by Murray Energy Corporation and 15 states attempting to halt EPA’s federal overreach.

 

As Clinton Cozies Up to Greens, Hardworking Americans Left Out in the Dark

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Washington, D.C. – The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity called out presidential candidate Hillary Clinton for her fundraiser being hosted by climate activist and hedge fund manager Tom Steyer this afternoon at his San Francisco home.

 

Legality of EPA’s Clean Power Plan Continues to be Questioned

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Washington, D.C. – The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity commends the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety and chairwoman Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) for probing the serious legal questions surrounding the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan.

 

New Study Misses the Mark on Benefits of Reliable Electricity

Monday, May 4, 2015

Washington, D.C. – The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity knocked a new report in Nature Climate Change arguing that researchers ignored the important contributions reliable, affordable, coal-generated power makes to our nation’s economy, and saving and sustaining human life here in the U.S.

 

ACCCE Blasts EPA’s Ozone Rule Ahead of House Hearing

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Washington, D.C. –The House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology’s Subcommittee on the Environment will hold a hearing this afternoon to examine the costly implications of EPA’s proposed ozone standards on rural America.

 

ACCCE Applauds Attempts to Rein in EPA Overreach

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Washington, D.C. – The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity today called on the House Committee on Energy and Commerce to pass Representative Ed Whitfield’s (R-KY) “Ratepayer Protection Act.” The legislation will protect consumers from skyrocketing electricity costs and cascading power outages resulting from Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan.

 

America's Power Announces Third-Annual "Meet Dale Jr. Contest"

Monday, April 20, 2015

Washington, D.C. – America’s Power announced today the launch of its third-annual “Meet Dale Jr. Contest.” Through its partnership with JR Motorsports, America’s Power is pleased to offer NASCAR fans across the country a chance to meet Dale Earnhardt, Jr. during NASCAR’s championship weekend.

 

Legality of EPA’s Use of Section 111(d) Takes Center Stage

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Washington, D.C. – The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity lauded the first legal challenges to the Environmental Protection Agency’s overzealous regulation that if implemented will jeopardize America’s access to affordable, reliable electricity. Today’s court proceedings will demonstrate the flawed legal reasoning behind EPA’s assertion that an obscure section of the Clean Air Act can be used to fundamentally alter how electric power is created and consumed in the U.S.

 

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