Coal-fired Power Plant Emissions

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12:01 pm
Tue June 10, 2014

Some Ohio Business And Health Leaders Praise New Carbon Emissions Goal

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.

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1:39 pm
Mon September 23, 2013

Groups Sound Off On Obama’s Call For Carbon Emission Standards

Ohio groups are sounding off in reaction to President Obama’s call for reduced carbon emissions from new power plants.

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7:31 am
Fri September 13, 2013

Report: Ohio Second For Carbon Dioxide Emissions

A report by an environmental group ranks Ohio second in the nation for the amount of carbon dioxide emitted by coal-fired power plants.

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12:42 pm
Tue July 9, 2013

Ohio Utility Closing More Power Plants

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. 

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10:05 am
Thu September 27, 2012

Author To Discuss Health Effects Of Plant Emissions

A physician and advocate for clean air is in Cleveland today to talk with college students about the adverse health effects of emissions from coal-fired power plants.

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