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ACCCE Applauds Rep. Shelley Moore Capito (WV-02) for Standing up for Coal Communities

Friday, October 11, 2013

Statement from Robert “Mike” Duncan, President & CEO of the American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity (ACCCE):
 

“ACCCE applauds Representative Shelley Moore Capito’s recent resolution urging EPA to expand its upcoming listening session tour to include stops in coal-reliant states.
 

ACCCE Responds to VA Gubernatorial Candidate Terry McAuliffe

Thursday, October 3, 2013

Statement from Laura Sheehan, Senior Vice President of Communications for the American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity (ACCCE):
 
“Virginia gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe today let down coal communities, families and energy workers across the state when he announced his support of EPA’s proposed greenhouse gas regulations for new power plants.
 

What They Are Saying About Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS)

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Washington, D.C. - As widely reported last week, the EPA’s revised New Source Performance Standards will mandate carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology be used on all new coal-fueled power plants.

 

ACCCE Response to EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy's Recent Comments on Coal

Monday, September 23, 2013

Statement from ACCCE Senior Vice President Laura Sheehan
 

Washington, D.C. - The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity (ACCCE) issued the following statement today from Laura Sheehan, Senior Vice President for Communications, in response to Administrator McCarthy's insistence today at a Christian Science Monitor breakfast that it is "the economics" of the energy sector - not misguided EPA regulations - that are hurting the industry and millions of American consumers and businesses.
 

ACCCE Responds to the EPA's New Source Performance Standards

Friday, September 20, 2013

Statement from ACCCE President and CEO Robert M. "Mike" Duncan
 

Washington, D.C. - Robert M. "Mike" Duncan, President and CEO of the American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity (ACCCE), issued the following statement regarding EPA regulations released today:

 

ACCCE Responds to Release of EPA's New Source Performance Standards

Thursday, September 19, 2013

Statement from ACCCE President and CEO Robert M. "Mike" Duncan
 

"The EPA’s proposal confirms the administration is talking out of both sides of its mouth when it comes to meaningful, long-term energy policy.
 

"Despite their talk about an ‘all of the above’ approach to energy, the EPA is banning the construction of modern coal plants resulting in fewer fuel choices in the market. Fewer energy choices could cause American consumers to pay the ultimate price of higher energy bills.
 

ACCCE Statement on Gina McCarthy's Testimony

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Statement from ACCCE Senior Vice President Laura Sheehan

ACCCE Statement on EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy's Testimony

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Washington, D.C. - The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity (ACCCE) issued the following statement today from Laura Sheehan, Senior Vice President for Communications:

 

"With EPA regulations set to be released that, if reports are correct, will essentially halt all new coal plants in America and thwart the development of second generation carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology, Americans should be reminded of coal’s importance to our future. 

 

Laura Sheehan Named ACCCE Senior Vice President for Communications

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity announced today that Laura Sheehan will be joining the association as senior vice president for communications. Sheehan has worked for prominent Democrats on Capitol Hill and has extensive communications and energy policy experience.

 

“ACCCE is very excited to add a talented leader and communicator like Laura to our team,” said Mike Duncan, ACCCE president & CEO. “Laura’s knowledge and experience will be a great asset as ACCCE continues to preserve and promote coal-based electricity.”

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