The head of the Illinois Coal Association says manmade climate change is, quote, “the greatest hoax ever perpetrated on the human race.”
Phil Gonet is also a former general manager of City Water Light and Power. He’s reacting to proposed U.S. EPA rules that could dramatically limit coal-fired power plants in the future. Gonet says the rules are unnecessary and unworkable.
[He’ll appear live Tuesday morning on 970 WMAY’s “Jim Leach Show” to talk more about the issue.]