Energy Policy

Sierra Club's Nilles discusses future of coal, EPA air regulations

With the future of coal in limbo as new air regulations are expected to come online during President Obama's second term, how successful has the environmental community been in influencing the discussion? During today's OnPoint, Bruce Nilles, senior director for the Sierra Club's Beyond Coal campaign, discusses his expectations for how the Obama administration will address coal during its second term. He also explains the role low natural gas prices are playing in the planning of new power plants.