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ERCC Media Statements

September 20, 2013
Electric Reliability Coordinating Council Reacts to the EPA Proposal on Carbon Emissions from New Coal-Fired Power Plants
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January 22, 2013

Scott Segal Reacts to Obama's Second Inaugural Speech

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August 21, 2012

 ERCC Statement on DC Circuit Court’s Vacating of CSAPR, by Scott Segal

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July 20, 2012

ERCC Statement on decision of EPA to grant a petition for reconsideration of part of the Mercury and Air Toxics Rule (MATS), by Scott Segal

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June 20, 2012

ERCC Statement on the Senate's failure to proceed on the CRA motion, by Scott Segal

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March 27, 2012

ERCC Remarks on EPA’s Proposed Clean Air Act Standards for Greenhouse Gas Emissions from New Power Plants, by Scott Segal

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March 27, 2012


ERCC Letter to OMB Administrator Cass Sunstein New Source Performance Standards for Greenhouse Gas Emissions from New Power Plants

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March 14, 2012

White Paper: EPA Power Sector Rule Increases the Cost of Gasoline Production and Decreases the Diversity of US Energy Production – Version 2.0

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February 23, 2012

White Paper: EPA Power Sector Rule Increases the Cost of Gasoline Production and Decreases the Diversity of US Energy Production: Version 1.0

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February 23, 2012

ERCC Statement on Senate Action on EPA Oversight

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February 9, 2012

ERCC Statement on NRL Approval of Expansion at Plant Vogtle in Georgia, by Scott Segal

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February 8, 2012

ERCC Statement on the House Energy and Commerce Committee's Subcommittee on Energy and Power hearing on "What EPA’s Utility MACT Rule Will Cost U.S. Consumers," by Scott Segal

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November 29, 2011

ERCC Statement Welcoming New NERC Assessment: Certified Reliability Organization Warns EPA to Consider Timing and Scope of Power-Sector Rules, by Scott Segal

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November 14, 2011

ERCC letter to OIRA Administrator Cass Sunstein on Utility MACT

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September 23, 2011

ERCC Remarks on the passage of the TRAIN Act (HR 2401), by Scott Segal

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September 2, 2011

ERCC Statement on the Withdrawal of the Proposed Changes to the National Ambient Air Quality Standard for Ozone, by Scott Segal

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July 21, 2011

ERCC Statement on the Bloomberg Foundation's Donation to the Sierra Club to Fight Coal-Fired Power, by Scott Segal

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June 21, 2011

 ERCC Statement in Response to CAP Event on Power Sector Rules, by Scott Segal

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July 12, 2011

Interview with ERCC Director Scott Segal on the TRAIN Act

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July 11, 2011

ERCC Statement on the Inclusion of Texas in the EPA Transport Rule

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Editorials and Op-eds

July 1, 2013

Point-Counterpoint: Is it Time for a Carbon Tax, by ERCC's Scott Segal, published in Corporate Counsel 

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November 21, 2012

 “Carbon Tax Isn’t the Solution,” by ERCC's Scott Segal, Editorial in the Houston Chronicle 

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June 1, 2013

"Coal Still Has Important Role to Play," by ERCC's Scott Segal, published in Enviornmental Forum 

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October 18, 2012

"Regressive levy will cost jobs, hurt climate" by ERCC's Scott Segal, Editorial in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution 

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May 17, 2011

“EPA rules threaten coal jobs,” by Cecil E. Roberts, published in the Charleston Gazette

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December 23, 2010

“The EPA’s Utility Men,” Editorial in the Wall Street Journal

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Statements, Studies and Analysis

July 18, 2013

Testimony of Bud Weinstein before the House Committee on Small Business Subcommittee on Agriculture, Energy and Trade on the President's Climate Action Plan 

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April 17, 2012

Testimony of Jeff Holmstead before the Senate Environment & Public Works Committee on Mercury Pollution's Impacts to Public Health and the Environment 

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June 18, 2013

 21 State Attorneys General Tell EPA No ‘Sue and Settle’ on Carbon Standards

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June 12, 2013

Testimony of Jeff Holmstead before the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Subcommittee on Environment on Achievability of New Ozone Standards

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April 12, 2013
Testimony of ERCC's Scott Segal before the Committee on Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy and Power on the Energy Consumers Relief Act of 2013

 

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March 27, 2012

ERCC Letter to OMB Administrator Cass Sunstein New Source Performance Standards for Greenhouse Gas Emissions from New Power Plants

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March 14, 2012

EPA Power Sector Rule Increases the Cost of Gasoline Production and Decreases the Diversity of US Energy Production – Version 2.0

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December 12, 2012

ERCC Letter to Lisa Jackson on NAAQS for PM 2.5

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June 25, 2012

ERCC Comments Submitted to EPA on the New Source Performance Standards for Power Plant Carbon Emissions

 

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May 24, 2012

Highlights from ERCC's Scott Segal’s Oral Statement at the EPA Public Hearing on the Proposed Carbon Pollution Standard for Future Power Plants

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May 24, 2012

Testimony of ERCC's Scott Segal at the EPA Public Hearing on the Proposed Carbon Pollution Standard for Future Power Plants

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December 21, 2011

Q&A with Scott Segal on New Mercury MACT Rule

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December 1, 2011

ERCC White Paper on DOE Analysis on Reliability and EPA Rules

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September 28, 2011

Seventeen nonprofit, consumer-owned public power utilities write President Obama on EPA regulatory actions

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April 7, 2011

Summary of the Statement of Scott H. Segal on The American Energy Initiative: Transparency in Regulatory Analysis

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March 29, 2011

Study by the National Academy of Sciences of the US on Growth in Emission Transfers via International Trade from 1990 to 2008

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February 9, 2011

Oral Comments of Lonnie N. Carter: President and Chief Executive Officer, Santee Cooper Before the Subcommittee on Energy and Water of the House Energy and Commerce Committee U.S. House of Representatives

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