November 20, 2012

Obama May Soften Coal Ash Disposal Crackdown

Ken Silverstein, Forbes


Despite its efforts to unseat President Obama, the coal sector is now working closely with the White House on certain issues. The Obama administration, in fact, may acquiesce to the industry’s concern over how coal ash would be regulated.

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October 22, 2013
2013: The Year of Shutting Down U.S. Coal
John Miller, Energy Collective
The EPA has initiated developing new regulations to substantially reduce new and possibly existing Coal Power Plants’ carbon emissions.  In a recent TEC Post the impacts of shutting down all U.S. Coal Power (Part... more ››
October 15, 2013
Good Old Coal. It's Still the Fuel of Choice
Daniel Graeber,
Two years ago, Saudi Arabia started mulling the prospects of shale natural gas as it faced the possibility of running short on energy supplies. The largest oil exporter in the world said it's now ready to replicate the shale... more ››