Posts Tagged with "AEP"

Who’s Bankrolling AEP, the Coal Company Lobbying for More Coal?

Friday, July 8, 2011

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Who’s Bankrolling AEP, the Coal Company Lobbying for More Coal?

American Electric Power Company, more commonly known as AEP, has been in the news lately. The banks providing funds to this dirty energy purveyor haven’t received as much scrutiny, however. Let’s fix that, shall we? Earlier this month, AEP announced that upcoming EPA clean air regulations (which have now been announced) may mean that the [...]

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EPA’s New Rule: Yet Another Reason to Quit Coal

Thursday, July 7, 2011

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EPA’s New Rule: Yet Another Reason to Quit Coal

This morning the EPA gave us some news we’ve been waiting a long time for. Administrator Lisa Jackson announced The Cross-State Air Pollution Rule, a critical regulation that mandates strict limits on soot and smog emissions from coal-fired power plants. In the words of the EPA, this rule “will protect communities that are home to [...]

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People are using less power, energy exec’s say

Friday, November 21, 2008

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You need to see this – electricity use is DOWN all over the country….and energy executives don’t think it’s because of the economic downturn, but rather because of a ‘fundamental shift’. Key quote: ” Michael Morris, the chief executive of AEP, one of the country’s largest utilities, says he thinks the industry should to be [...]

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