EPA blackmails utility to take more coal off line

Do what we want or we’ll make business impossible for you.

“The settlement modifies a 2007 agreement between AEP, EPA and the other parties. EPA originally sued the utility in 1999 for allegedly violating the Clean Air Act, saying AEP failed to obtain permits and skirted reviews that could have pushed it to install technology that reduced air pollution when it upgraded several power plants.”

Read more at The Hill.

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One response to “EPA blackmails utility to take more coal off line

  1. So AEP had the nerve to try to make their power plants more efficient and emit less CO2. Glad EPA put an end to it.

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