Court: Trump’s EPA Can’t...

Oct 2, 2019 by

A Trump-appointed judge was involved in the ruling. Without a strong plan for cutting coal power plant emissions, meeting ozone requirements gets much harder.

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University of California to Di...

Sep 19, 2019 by

Writing in the Los Angeles Times, two top university investment officials said it was the long-term risk posed by fossil fuel investments, rather than concerns over the environment, that led them to pull some $150 million in fossil fuel assets from the university endowment.

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Friends Of The Earth Blasts TV...

Aug 27, 2019 by

The Tennessee Valley Authority, popularly known as the TVA, is a corporate agency of the United States that provides electricity to business customers and local power companies. According to its website, “it serves 10 million people in parts of seven southeastern states. It receives no taxpayer funding and derives virtually all of its revenues from sales of electricity.

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Appeals Court Rules Against Co...

Aug 22, 2019 by

Western coal states want an export terminal on the Columbia River. Washington state has concerns about the company and its environmental and climate impact.

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How One Billionaire Could Keep...

Aug 15, 2019 by

Australia — The vast, untapped coal reserve in northeastern Australia had for years been the object of desire for the Indian industrial giant Adani.

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EPA proposal scraps limits on ...

Jul 31, 2019 by

The Trump administration on Wednesday proposed scrapping restrictions on arsenic-laden waste from coal-fired power plants.

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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...

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[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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