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The Battle For Clean Air: Tour Conesville’s Coal-Fired Power Plant

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July 14th, 2011

There is a fight in Ohio over clean air and coal-fired electricity as the federal Environmental Protection Agency discusses stricter air pollution controls on coal-fired power plants. One such plant is located just outside the small village of Conesville, Ohio, in Coshocton County, about 70 miles east of Columbus. Learn more about the battle in a two part series (part 1, part 2) by WOSU’s Tom Borgerding. (7 Photos)

Conesville Power Plant
Employees cars are parked outside the Conesville Power Plant in Conesville, Ohio, on June 29, 2011. (Photo by: Ally Marotti/WOSU)