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E-M:/ A big blow against new rural coal plants



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Enviro-Mich message from Jim Dulzo <JimDulzo@mlui.org>
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Here's one to warm y'all up on a snowy March day!

Loans Program for Rural Coal Plants Shelved
http://www.truthout.org/issues_06/030508EC.shtml
The Associated Press writes: "The federal government is suspending a major
loan program for coal-fired power plants in rural communities, saying the
uncertainties of climate change and rising construction costs make the loans
too risky."

Jim Dulzo
Managing Editor
Michigan Land Use Institute
231-941-6584 x 18
jimdulzo@mlui.org 



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