Clean Power Plan

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Above the FoldOct 28, 2016 - 2:15pm
Scary Regulations

Spooking Small Businesses: Scary Regulations Lurking in Washington

Small business owners don’t need haunted houses or horror movies. Washington gives them plenty of reasons to scream.

Above the FoldSep 08, 2016 - 10:00am

How Our Regulatory System Broke, And Why We Must Fix It.

Today, unnamed government bureaucrats, instead of elected members of Congress, make the vast majority of rules coming out of Washington.

Above the FoldAug 16, 2016 - 11:00am
President Barack Obama at a press conference at the White House.

New York Times Declares President Obama 'Regulator in Chief'

Congress must reclaim its authority as our constitutional lawmaker.

Above the FoldMay 23, 2016 - 3:15pm
Power transmission lines are suspended from an electricity pylon in Clifton, New Jersey.

These 10 Power Plants Produce the Most Electricity in America

Nuclear power and fossil fuels are essential for keeping the lights on.

Above the FoldMay 11, 2016 - 12:45pm
Power lines near a coal power plant in Winfield, West Virginia.

Why We’re Big on Developing More American Energy

Economic growth, job creation, and improved quality of life depend on affordable, abundant energy.

Above the FoldApr 25, 2016 - 3:00pm
City blackout

What Does ‘Keep It In the Ground’ Really Mean? Read This.

Abandoning fossil fuels would leave billions of people trapped in the cold and dark, living shorter, more-miserable lives.

Above the FoldApr 08, 2016 - 11:00am
Map: 2015 U.S. average electricity retail prices.

Electricity Prices Rise for 30 States, But Some State Leaders Want Them Even Higher

States defending EPA's Clean Power Plan have some of the highest electricity rates in the country.

Above the FoldApr 05, 2016 - 10:30am
Map: States Opposing EPA's Clean Power Plan Face Massive Burden

States Fighting Clean Power Plan Must Reduce Carbon Emissions 8 Times More Than States Backing It

States fighting federal carbon rules rely more on affordable, abundant coal for electricity.

Above the FoldApr 01, 2016 - 8:00am
Retired coal miner Jimmy Smith takes a break while chopping firewood in Totz, Kentucky.

5 Charts Show the High Job Costs of EPA’s Clean Power Plan

EPA expects the Clean Power Plan to cost as much as 34,000 jobs by 2030.

Above the FoldMar 08, 2016 - 3:30pm
Train cars of coal outside Price, Utah.

One Chart Shows that President Obama is (Unfortunately) Winning the War on Coal

Yet 54% of American support using coal to generate electricity.