Letter: EPA Is Hindering Cleaner Coal: The editorial titled No Such Thing as Clean Coal (Oct. 13) paints a doomsday outlook for coal as an energy source and for human health. However, technology has significantly reduced emissions from coal-fired power plants – up to 90 percent in the past few decades. Read more
A Costly Power Plan Has Its Day in Court: Last month, a federal appeals court heard arguments regarding President Obama’s Clean Power Plan. At issue is whether the CPP represents a lawful effort to rein in carbon dioxide emissions from the nation’s power sector. Read more.
Court Rules Against EPA In Case Over Coal Job Losses: The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has not properly estimated the potential job losses in the coal and other industries affected by its regulations, a federal judge ruled Monday. Read more.