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Environment
4:14 pm
Wed May 28, 2014

Kentucky's at the Top of the List for Carbon Dioxide Pollution

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A new report on U.S. power plant emissions says Kentucky has the highest rate of carbon dioxide emissions in the nation.

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Politics
4:24 pm
Tue January 14, 2014

Whitfield's Fight to Ease Carbon Emission Regs Moves Forward

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Legislation seeking to end what some call strict Environmental Protection Agency regulations on coal-fired power plant emissions has passed the house Energy and Commerce subcommittee.

Kentucky's first district Republican Congressman Ed Whitfield chairs the subcommittee and co-sponsored the bill with Democratic U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia.

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