WOSU News Archives For: July 14, 2011

AEP Puts Project On Hold

AEP Building
The American Electric Power building in Columbus, Ohio.
14, 2011

Columbus-based American Electric Power said it’s shelving a massive research project in West Virginia.

Health Researcher: Clean Air Fight Has Political Dimension

protesters holding anti-coal signs
Representatives from health and environmental advocacy groups such as the Sierra Club and the American Lung Association gathered in Goodale Park in Columbus, Ohio, on June 30, 2011, to call on the EPA to create stricter rules against pollution from coal power plants.
14, 2011

There is a battle going on over clean air and coal-fired electricity. The Federal Government is poised to impose more air pollution controls on coal-fired power plants.