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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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When electricity prices skyrocket, like they will under EPA’s power plan, small businesses suffer #SmallBusinessWeek //

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Hillary Clinton hits reverse on #coal stance and now wants the industry to prosper. // via @weeklystandard

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Thanks to low #electricity prices from #coal, small businesses can afford to hire employees & expand services. //

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This Admin may say they care about #smallbiz, but policies like #CPP suggest otherwise. // //

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#Smallbiz have struggled under this Admin's policies which have effectively hindered growth. // //

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According to @NFIB, #smallbiz can't adjust prices fast enough to match rising #energy $ w/o raising consumer prices. //

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RT @OhioCoalAssn: Now: @ChairmanBorges discusses @HillaryClinton 's & @Ted_Strickland 's anti-coal policies //

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.@OhioCoalAssn's @CRPalich highlights the need to protect the #affordable & reliable power of #coal-based energy. //

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