Coal-fired Power Plant Emissions http://wcbe.org en Some Ohio Business And Health Leaders Praise New Carbon Emissions Goal http://wcbe.org/post/some-ohio-business-and-health-leaders-praise-new-carbon-emissions-goal <p><span lang="EN">Many utility companies and other businesses are critical of the Obama administration's recently-announced goal of cutting carbon emissions from power plants by 30 percent from 2005 levels over the next 16 years. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 16:01:59 +0000 Jim Letizia 57490 at http://wcbe.org Some Ohio Business And Health Leaders Praise New Carbon Emissions Goal Groups Sound Off On Obama’s Call For Carbon Emission Standards http://wcbe.org/post/groups-sound-obama-s-call-carbon-emission-standards <P>Ohio groups are sounding off in reaction to President Obama’s call for reduced carbon emissions from new power plants. Mon, 23 Sep 2013 17:39:56 +0000 Ohio Public Radio 43619 at http://wcbe.org Report: Ohio Second For Carbon Dioxide Emissions http://wcbe.org/post/report-ohio-second-carbon-dioxide-emissions <P><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL>A report by an environmental group ranks Ohio second in the nation for the amount of carbon dioxide emitted by coal-fired power plants. Fri, 13 Sep 2013 11:31:33 +0000 Jim Letizia 43060 at http://wcbe.org Ohio Utility Closing More Power Plants http://wcbe.org/post/ohio-utility-closing-more-power-plants <P><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL>Akron-based FirstEnergy plans to close two coal-fired power plants in Pennsylvania rather than install 270 million dollars worth of pollution control equipment to meet tougher federal mercury emission standards.&nbsp; Tue, 09 Jul 2013 16:42:04 +0000 Jim Letizia 39007 at http://wcbe.org Author To Discuss Health Effects Of Plant Emissions http://wcbe.org/post/author-discuss-health-effects-plant-emissions <P><SPAN lang=EN>A physician and advocate for clean air is in Cleveland today to talk with </SPAN><SPAN lang=EN>college students about the adverse health effects of emissions from </SPAN><SPAN lang=EN>coal-fired power plants. Thu, 27 Sep 2012 14:05:29 +0000 Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio 23403 at http://wcbe.org