A legislative committee voted to sponsor bill that allows new buyers of coal plants to plug into the utility grid. It was one of several utility-related bills considered Nov. 19.
The Public Service Commission lobbied the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission using language drafted by the American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity
Though both major party candidates have professional ties to the energy industry, fossil fuel PACs are spending on the Republican, Mark Gordon
Lawmakers are betting big that efficiency experts at a multinational firm can find and trim hundreds of millions in government fat.
Constitution Party candidate Rex Rammell gave Democrat Mary Throne an opening to tout her friend of coal credentials at the expense of Republican Mark Gordon.