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Energy Insecurity is a Problem for 1/3rd of U.S. Population

By L.M. Sixel Houston Chronicle HOUSTON (September 20, 2018) — Nearly one-third of U.S. households face energy insecurity at least once a year because they can’t afford to pay their bills or even turn on their heat or air conditioning. … Continue reading

12. October 2018 by Terry Headley
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How much coal does the US still have?

11. October 2016 by Terry Headley
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Feel the power

02. November 2015 by Jason Hayes
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Indiana Governor, Mike Pence rejects EPA Clean Power Plan

The National Journal is reporting that Gov. Mike Pence, Indiana has sent a letter to the White House openly rejecting the EPA’s “ill-conceived and poorly constructed” Clean Power Plan. Without “demonstrable” and “significant” improvements in the proposed regulation, Pence says his … Continue reading

24. June 2015 by Jason Hayes
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Electrify Africa to save lives

Jude Clemente’s June 29, 2014 article on Forbes.com gives an excellent explanation for the value of coal as an energy source. This article focuses specifically on the need to expand the use of coal in the developing world, as doing so … Continue reading

30. July 2014 by Jason Hayes
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Manchin’s message: Some “facts about coal”

Senator Manchin’s July 22 message is a powerful reminder about the “facts of coal.” In it he discusses some of the popular misconceptions about coal, the costs of the war on coal, and why he voted against Gina McCarthy as … Continue reading

22. July 2013 by Jason Hayes
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The Power of Now – PA Coal Alliance

Great ad! The people at the PA Coal Alliance should be proud of their work on this one. Remember while you’re watching that everyone who logged in and expected their Interwebz to pop up without delay this morning is also … Continue reading

12. February 2013 by Jason Hayes
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Super Bowl black out a reminder of the importance of coal

Coal does keep your lights on. Sad that it took a 30+ minute power outage at the Super Bowl to make that reality so clear. Gregory Boyce, chief executive officer of St. Louis-based coal producer Peabody Energy, says the temporary … Continue reading

04. February 2013 by Jason Hayes
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America’s Power: Salsa Todd

Now’s the time to stand up for the benefits of affordable, abundant, secure, domestic energy. It’s the thing that keeps small businessmen like Todd going. By shutting down that flow of that energy, the war on coal has become a … Continue reading

18. April 2012 by Jason Hayes
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An “all of the above” energy policy – it’s just words.

On March 27th, the EPA released its Clean Air Act standard for greenhouse gas emissions from new power plants. This rule will effectively require that all new coal-fueled generation meet emissions standards of new natural gas generation technologies. As noted … Continue reading

04. April 2012 by Jason Hayes
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