If the deluge of political ads for the presidential candidates isn’t enough, we’re also seeing and hearing many more from advocacy groups like those representing companies supporting new coal power plant construction. They urge voters to support candidates who oppose current Environmental Protection Agency regulations that effectively stop new coal power plants due to the cost of meeting those rules. More from WFIR’s Evan Jones.

We have asked the Environmental Protection Agency for its perspective. We will present the agency’s response when it is provided.
Click here for the American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity web site.