Environment Picture
Topic: Clean Energy

Hoekstra errs on need for coal plants

Kudos to U.S. Rep. Pete Hoekstra, R-Holland, for touting energy efficiency as a key policy tool to keep energy prices in check and spark our economy ("Political correctness won't power America," April 8). But Hoekstra fails to embrace other tools crucial to in-state jobs and economic progress -- clean energy industries.

Read the op-ed in the Detroit News by Rob Sisson, president of MEC member group Republicans for Environmental Protection, and MEC staff members Tremaine Phillips and Hugh McDiarmid, Jr.
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