Get the Facts About Coal-Based Electricity

Issues & Policy

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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.@FaegreBD symposium panelists talk challenges & solutions to resilience & reliability of electric grid at lowest cost to consumers.

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We’re talking @SecretaryPerry’s @ENERGY study on changing nature of fuel mix & wholesale electricity markets and grid resilience.

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We’re asking experts about challenges to maintain reliable & resilient electricity grid when U.S. resource mix is undergoing big changes.

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.@FaegreBD #EnergyOutlook we’re asking experts how a reliable electric grid is critical to public health & safety.

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Proud to have COO Michelle Bloodworth moderating .@FaegreBD symposium panel on “The Future of Our Electric Grid.” //t.co/NtmNefusRJ

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See our recent blog “The Reason for Coal Plant Retirements” //t.co/KvAsI3akaa

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A staggering three-fourths of all coal retirements, so far, have been attributed to EPA regulations. Learn more: //t.co/hMXNK798Lv

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See our recent blog “Leveling the Playing Field for Electricity Sources.” //t.co/tfvId3KXXy

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