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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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We hope #Clinton pays attention to the voters and rethinks supporting #energy policies that put people out of work. //

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America needs #coal-based #electricity to keep costs more affordable. //

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Many American households have to sacrifice on other necessities, like groceries, just to pay their #electric bill. //

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#EPA must respect the stay of #CPP, but continue to spend federal taxpayer $$ to comply w/ the plan. via @MorriseyWV //

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Who pays the price when energy costs skyrocket? Hardworking American families. //

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.@BracewellLaw's Holmstead: Reversing EPA's illegal power plan could easily be done be a new administration.

@AmericasPower | 19h

.@MorriseyWV: The next president could withdraw #EPA's power plan in a timely manner - and I would encourage them to do it.

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.@MorriseyWV: DC Circuit's decision for full review underscores how unprecedented #CPP is. We're happy to argue before the whole court.

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