Fossil Fuels and Nuclear Energy

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At a time when everybody is being asked to do more with less, utility profits are soaring and now NIPSCO wants you to pay even more!

At $9 billion, Prairie State threatens the electric rates of millions of electric customers - including many Hoosiers.

Related Documents

February 2, 2015

Overpaying and Underperforming: The Edwardsport IGCC Project (2/03/15)

November 21, 2014

Our latest fact sheet on Duke Energy (Edwardsport & Smart Meters 5-12-14)

In the Media

October 30, 2008

Citizens Action Coalition / Sierra Club / Valley Watch


For Immediate Release
October 27, 2008

Citizens Action Coalition
Grant Smith
(317) 205-3535

April 23, 2008

Indiana Survey: Hoosiers Would Pull Plug on Duke Energy's Proposed Coal-Fired Power Plant in Edwardsport

Survey of 600 Indiana Adults Shows Strong Preference for Clean Energy, More Conservation & Energy-Efficiency; About 6 in 10 State Residents Would Be More Likely to Support Political Candidate Who Opposes Edwardsport Plant.

April 1, 2008

Clean, cheap coal, non-polluting nuclear power, Hoosier Homegrown Energy Plan – A scam is still a scam by any other name.

These concepts reflect Governor Mitch Daniels’ energy policy and Duke Energy’s business plan.

March 24, 2008

The following are letters to the Office of Utility Consumer Counselor (OUCC) written by State Representatives Matt Pierce, Dennis Avery, and Phil Hoy in opposition to Duke's proposed "clean coal" coal-gasification (IGCC) power plant.

You can download the PDF of the following letter by Representative Matt Pierce by clicking here.

July 6, 2007

January 31, 2008

The following is the letter that the Office of Utility Consumer Counselor (OUCC) wrote in response to State Representative Dennis Avery's letter opposing the proposed Duke coal-gasification (IGCC) power plant. Duke is painting this coal-fired power plant as "clean coal" technology, which is a contradiction in terms. There is no such thing as "clean coal."