In coal country, Catholics testify in favor of Clean Power Plan
December 1, 2017 By Brian Roewe National Catholic Reporter
It’s ‘a sane program’ worth saving, they say
At public hearings this week in the heart of coal country, local and national Catholic groups argued the moral case for preserving national standards on carbon pollution from power plants.
The hearings, held Nov. 28-29, in Charleston, West Virginia, provided a forum for environmental advocates, energy lobbyists and everyday people to weigh in, in three-minute increments, on the fate of the Clean Power Plan.