NEWS: Critics say Utah power company’s plan violates EPA ruling

Published by Herald & Review From Al Hartmann via the Salt Lake Tribune and Associated Press April 8, 2017   SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah power company has come under fire by critics who say its latest 20-year strategic plan contains elements that would violate federal law. Rocky …

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NEWS: Utah energy provider plans major wind turbine expansion

KUTV By: Associated Press April 5, 2017   SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah’s largest electricity provider has announced plans to build a wind turbine in Wyoming that would power more Utah homes by 2021. Rocky Mountain Power officials said Tuesday that they want to build a $3.5 billion wind …

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NEWS: Rocky Mountain Power plans major wind turbine expansion

Salt Lake Tribune By: Emma Penrod Published 4/4/2017   Wyoming wind will be powering more Utah homes by 2021, Rocky Mountain Power announced Tuesday. The state’s largest provider of electricity said it plans to build a $3.5 billion wind generation and transmission project in southwestern Wyoming over the next three …

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HEAL’s 2017 Legislative Grades! As & Fs: Oh, My!

Good morning on a lovely spring day in the Salt Lake Valley. It’s that time of year when we let you know how your State Legislators voted on clean air and clean energy bills this past session. Sorry it’s taken a few weeks to get these out: It’s a surprising amount …

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NEWS: Herbert: Trump’s rollback of Clean Power Plan step in the right direction

KSL By Amy Joi O’Donoghue Posted Mar 28th, 2017   SALT LAKE CITY — President Donald Trump signed the Energy Independence Executive Order Tuesday, rolling back the controversial Clean Power Plan and killing a three-year moratorium on federal coal leases. The move continues the president’s efforts to dismantle a slew …

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NEWS: President Trump reverses clean power initiative, coal moratorium

The Salt Lake Tribune By THOMAS BURR Published Mar 28 2017   Washington • President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed executive orders reversing the Obama administration’s efforts to curtail carbon emissions as well as open up more federal tracts for coal mining — moves celebrated in rural Utah as promoting …

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NEWS: Trump rolls back Clean Power Plan, coal moratorium

Deseret News Posted by Amy Joi O’Donoghue March 28, 2017   SALT LAKE CITY — President Donald Trump signed the Energy Independence Executive Order Tuesday, rolling back the controversial Clean Power Plan and killing a three-year moratorium on federal coal leases. The move continues the president’s efforts to dismantle a …

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Press Release: HEAL Utah Reacts With Dismay To Trump’s Clean Power Plan Announcement

PRESS RELEASE****PRESS RELEASE****PRESS RELEASE  HEAL UTAH REACTS WITH DISMAY TO TRUMP’S CLEAN POWER PLAN ANNOUNCEMENT POLICY MOVE A STEP BACK ON CLIMATE, BUT UNLIKELY TO BRING BACK COAL, GROUP SAYS HEAL Utah today reacted with dismay to President Trump’s executive order designed to roll back the Clean Power Plan.  The …

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