Today’s Fossil Fuel Infr...

Jul 1, 2019 by

To stay within the Paris climate goals, coal and other fossil fuel-fired power plants would have to shut down early or be retrofitted for carbon capture.

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As Coal Fades in the U.S., Nat...

Jun 26, 2019 by

America’s coal-burning power plants are shutting down at a rapid pace, forcing electric utilities to face the next big climate question: Embrace natural gas, or shift aggressively to renewable energy?

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E.P.A. Finalizes Its Plan to R...

Jun 19, 2019 by

Loading coal at the Spring Creek Mine in southern Montana. The mine’s owner, Cloud Peak Energy, declared bankruptcy in May.

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Michael Bloomberg Promises $50...

Jun 7, 2019 by

Michael R. Bloomberg, the former mayor of New York City, said on Friday he would donate $500 million to a new campaign to close every coal-fired power plant in the United States

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From Coal To Code: A New Path ...

Apr 25, 2019 by

The year-old firm has trained laid-off coal workers to become software coders.

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What Ocasio-Cortez gets about ...

Apr 19, 2019 by

Spats between members of Congress are seldom worth much attention, but an amusing one that happened between Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) and Rep. Garland “Andy” Barr (R-Ky.) tells us a lot about how Democrats and Republicans think about the past, present and future of the American economy-

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Coal Is Killing the Planet. Tr...

Oct 9, 2018 by

Scientists issued a new alarm on the devastating impacts of continued burning of fossil fuels.

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China said it was done with th...

Sep 26, 2018 by

Newly released satellite photos appear to show …

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Torrential Rain Triggers Coal ...

Sep 20, 2018 by

Duke Energy said the collapse displaced about 2,000 cubic yards of ash..

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The EPA’s coal plan is a ripof...

Aug 26, 2018 by

[Translate] MANDEL NGAN / AFP / Getty Images RADICAL HONESTY By Nathanael Johnson grist The Trump administration’s newest proposal to...

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Solar vs Coal: Can green energ...

Aug 24, 2018 by

Polar ice caps are melting and thus causing higher sea levels…

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Under the Trump administration...

Aug 24, 2018 by

[Translate] The plan would let plants nearing retirement be refurbished and keep running for years without adding costly modern...

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Power Struggle for Aggressive ...

Jul 30, 2018 by

[Translate] By John Addison   meetingoftheminds.org One hundred U.S. cities have committed to 100 percent renewable energy (RE); some...

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America spends over $20bn per ...

Jul 30, 2018 by

[Translate] While we need to leave fossil fuels in the ground, America is giving the fossil fuel industry billions to extract more...

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Trump’s Coal Rescue Plan Will ...

Jun 4, 2018 by

[Translate] by Steve Hanley cleantehnica.com   The Trump administration is considering a plan that would order utility companies to...

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We’re Living in the Age ...

Mar 2, 2018 by

Blowback from America’s decades of foreign invasions.

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Now We Finally Know How Much F...

Dec 8, 2017 by

[Translate] Environment This interactive map lays it all out. By Rebecca Leber | December 7, 2017 Federal Land That Could Be at Stake...

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New study reaches a stunning c...

Nov 20, 2017 by

[Translate] Building new renewables is now cheaper than just running old coal and nuclear plants. Joe Romm    THINKPROGRESS.ORG...

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Donald Trump cannot halt US cl...

Nov 12, 2017 by

[Translate] Bonn climate change conference Paul Bodnar believes US president has ability to hamper progress towards a lower carbon...

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This Huge Rail Company Is Spew...

Oct 23, 2017 by

[Translate] Don’t worry, the state of Virginia says it’s fine. Nathalie Baptiste    MOTHERJONES.COM A Norfolk Southern train...

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The Hopeful Work of Turning Ap...

Oct 17, 2017 by

[Translate]   By Catherine V. Moore, YES! Magazine  On a surface-mine-turned-farm in Mingo County, West Virginia, former coal miner...

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Coal Is Going Down, No Matter ...

Oct 16, 2017 by

[Translate]   Environment No one can alter the harsh reality of the U.S. coal industry. By Elliott Negin / AlterNet Delegates from...

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Citizens Begin Reclaiming Coal...

Jul 23, 2017 by

[Translate]   By Emma Eisenberg, YES! Magazine Kayford Mountain, destroyed by mountaintop removal mining. West Virginia native Larry...

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Every coal waste dump site is ...

Jul 21, 2017 by

[Translate] The site of the Kingston Fossil Plant coal ash spill three years after the disaster.    Appalachian Voices climate desk...

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Rising From the Ashes, a Buffa...

Jul 19, 2017 by

[Translate]   View of Tonawanda, New York across the Niagra River. (Photo by gardener41 | Flickr CC 2.0) This post first appeared at...

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REPORT REVEALS COAL MINING A M...

May 10, 2017 by

[Translate] “Hungry Coal – Coal Mining and Food Security in Indonesia,” that shows coal mining is the main threat to Indonesian food...

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KENTUCKY COAL COMPANY ANNOUNCE...

Apr 23, 2017 by

The company says the farm will give jobs to displaced coal miners.

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ROBERT REICH: TRUMP HAS MADE A...

Apr 5, 2017 by

[Translate] Video If we really want to lead, we have to go with the energy of the future, not the energy of the past. By Robert Reich...

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EUROPEAN UTILITIES COMMIT TO N...

Apr 5, 2017 by

[Translate] Reporter at ThinkProgress. As part of meeting its commitment under the Paris Agreement, the European Union announced it...

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CLEAN ENERGY EMPLOYS MORE PEOP...

Apr 4, 2017 by

[Translate] Natasha Geiling Reporter at ThinkProgress. Trump’s upcoming executive order meant to boost fossil fuel jobs may end up...

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