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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RT @MikeBastasch: The Coal Industry May Have ‘A Fighting Chance’ Under Trump //t.co/WPbWIw2l8A via @dailycaller

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RT @taykuy: Coal power coalition: Trump's executive orders 'good first step' So, what's next? //t.co/811JO2eQBB

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RT @SenJohnMcCain: I applaud @POTUS's exec order promoting energy independence & rolling back regs harming #AZ businesses & consumers https…

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Following the CPP #executiveorder, we look forward to working w/ @EPAScottPruitt on developing new sensible policies //t.co/TFpuHas4NP

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Today, @POTUS halted the costly and illegal Clean Power Plan with an #ExecutiveOrder. Our statement: //t.co/TFpuHaJGcp

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Grid operators @miso_energy & @pjminterconnect should consider policies that properly value reliable baseload coal: //t.co/plzjdfPY0Z

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.@jkunruh and other @ndgov leaders know #CoalPower is #reliable. It's essential for generating baseload #electricity //t.co/plzjdfPY0Z

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Affordable energy is a must for job creators in America. #CoalPower is a cheap, dependable source of energy. //t.co/7MMcf09Mcz

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