The American Coal Council represents the collective interests of the American coal industry ~ from the hole-in-the-ground to the plug-in-the-wall ~ in advocating for coal as an economic, abundant and environmentally sound fuel source.
ACC serves as an essential resource for industry, policy makers and public interest groups. The Association supports activities and objectives that advance coal supply, consumption, transportation and trading.
Coal's Connection to America's Security
Our nation’s energy resources include vast amounts of coal. In fact, U.S. coal reserves are larger than those of any other country in the world. Coal is used to make electricity, steel and cement, without which our daily activities would cease. Coal is inextricably linked to America’s energy, economic and national security. Read More
News & Features
May 7, 2018
The American Coal Council (“ACC”) submits these comments in reply to responses of Regional Transmission Operators (RTO) and Independent System Operators (ISO) to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) in its Order Terminating Rulemaking Proceeding, Initiating New Proceeding, and Establishing Additional Procedures issued on January 8, 2018.