A new weapon has been brought to bear in the war on coal, and it's aimed right at the corpulent industry's soft underbelly: risk. New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo just sent out a round of subpoenas to energy companies. He wants to see internal documents demonstrating that the companies -- AES Corporation, Dominion, Dynegy, Peabody Energy and Xcel Energy -- fully disclosed the financial risks of planned coal-fired power plants to investors. (This is Cuomo's twist on a once-obscure statute -- the Martin Act, a 1921 state securities law -- that his predecessor Eliot Spitzer revived and used to …
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