Coal

The Coal Industry Has Been Fear-Mongering for 40 Years Now
These old newspaper ads prove the industry's predictions have always been wrong
July 28, 2014

These old newspaper ads prove the industry's predictions have always been wrong.

Congress Can't Stop Obama's Coal Regulations at Home, So It's Helping Dirty Plants Abroad
July 07, 2014

Two bills before Congress would reinforce America's role as one of the world's biggest public financers of coal.

House Republicans Are So Mad at the EPA that They Might Force Another Shutdown
June 16, 2014

The last one didn't work out so great. But the EPA's new rule on carbon has conservatives threatening it again.

Ignore the Pundits: "Coal Country" Doesn't Decide Elections Like It Used To
June 03, 2014

The coal industry is in decline, and so is its voting power.

Obama's Climate Plan Will Only Reduce Global Emissions by 1%
June 02, 2014

Advocates of a federal push to cut U.S. emissions have claimed it would prod developing countries to do even more. Now comes the test.

Why Enviros Are Saying Such Nice Things About the New EPA Rules
June 02, 2014

They say it's a big deal in the fight against global warming—substantively and symbolically—even if there's a lot more to do.

Obama to Take Big Step on Climate Change—Will It Be Big Enough?
June 01, 2014

Monday's announcement of new regulations on coal-fired power plants will be historic. But big questions remain.

Obama's Dirty, Coal-Loving Past
The coal industry says Obama's new energy rules are the product of his lifelong enmity. His record says otherwise.
May 29, 2014

The coal industry says Obama's new energy rules are the product of his lifelong emnity. His record says otherwise.

Obama's New Rules for Coal Plants Are a B.F.D. The Ensuing Political Fight May Be Even Bigger.
May 25, 2014

June 2 will be a big day for Obama—and an even bigger day for the planet

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