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Is This How The Trump Administration Might Save Coal?

Energy Secretary Rick Perry says subsidizing coal and nuclear power plants would make the grid more reliable. An unlikely array of critics say the move is ex.....»»

Category: topSource: nprOct 12th, 2017

Trump May Not Be Able to Save Coal, but China Might

Will China ascend to the environmental high moral ground now that the Trump administration has taken steps to revitalize the U.S. coal industry? Maybe, but not likely......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstApr 3rd, 2017

The Impact of Repealing the Clean Power Plan

As expected, the Trump Administration has announced that it will repeal the Clean Power Plan enacted under President Obama. This will not, however, change the longer-term move away from coal......»»

Category: blogSource: investingdailyOct 17th, 2017

Close or convert: The big choice many coal plants are facing

The Trump administration wants to make the U.S. more coal-friendly, but many plants that once created power from coal have already left the industry......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 13th, 2017

Odd bedfellows fight Trump bid to boost coal, nuclear energy

The Trump administration says coal is back and nuclear energy is cool......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 11th, 2017

The E.P.A. Move’s Winners and Losers: DealBook Briefing

As the Trump administration seeks to repeal Obama-era clean power rules, expect coal companies to come out ahead — but not by as much as people might think......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytOct 10th, 2017

EPA chief says Trump administration to roll back Obama-era clean power plan

The clean power plan aims to restrict greenhouse gas emissions from coal-fired power plants.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 9th, 2017

EPA to ease emission restrictions on coal-fired power plants

The Trump administration is moving to roll back the centerpiece of President Barack Obama's efforts to slow global warming, seeking to ease restrictions on greenhouse gas emissions from coal-fired power plants......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 7th, 2017

The people who used to run Obamacare are trying to save it

Trump administration hostility to the Affordable Care Act is spurring an ad-hoc effort by Obama administration veterans to promote health-care enrollment......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 4th, 2017

Administration favors change in electricity pricing

The Trump administration is pushing for changes in the way electricity is priced to better reward coal and nuclear power, which face growing competition from natural gas and renewables......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 29th, 2017

Trump administration halts pollution controls at Utah plants

An appeals court granted a request Monday from President Donald Trump's administration to halt a plan for new pollution controls at Utah's oldest coal-fired power plants aimed at reducing haze near national parks......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 11th, 2017

Trump suspends costly employment data collections provisions

The White House suspended a costly reporting requirement for employers that was created during the Obama administration — a move that could save employers upward of $400 million. In a letter to Victoria Lipnic, acting chairwoman of the Equal Emp.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 11th, 2017

Judge: Trump delay of Obama coal rule was illegal

A federal judge in San Francisco says the Trump administration illegally delayed an Obama-era rule intended to increase royalty payments to taxpayers from oil, gas and coal extraction on federal lands......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 31st, 2017

Judge: Trump delay of Obama coal rule is illegal

A federal judge in San Francisco says the Trump administration illegally delayed an Obama-era rule intended to increase royalty payments to taxpayers from oil, gas and coal extraction on federal lands......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 31st, 2017

Trump Administration Unveils Sanctions To Curb North Korea"s Weapons Program

Ten Chinese and Russian companies and six individuals are targeted. Many were tied to the rogue country's coal and resource trade and its efforts to send workers abroad......»»

Category: topSource: nprAug 23rd, 2017

Coal CEO expected Trump help, but administration said no - Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneCoal CEO expected Trump help, but administration said noChicago TribuneA coal barge is positioned as a backdrop behind President Donald Trump as he speaks during a.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsAug 22nd, 2017

Trump rejects cry for help from coal execs

President Trump has made no secret of his love for coal miners. But Trump's quest to save coal country apparently has its limits......»»

Category: topSource: moneyAug 22nd, 2017

A coal country dispute over an alleged Trump promise unmet

The Trump administration has rejected a coal industry push to win a rarely used emergency order protecting coal-fired........»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 22nd, 2017

The Trump administration plans to remodel the EPA"s climate-focused museum — and may feature coal

AP Photo/Gene J. PuskarThe Environmental Protection Agency has a one-room museum inside the Ronald Reagan International Trade building in Washington, DC that is open every weekday and free for the public to attend.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 31st, 2017

Advocates oppose EPA"s delay of coal plant pollution limits

Environmental advocates are urging the Trump administration to reverse course on its move to set aside an Obama-era measure limiting water pollution from coal-fired power plants......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 31st, 2017

Trump administration hails deal to export coal to Ukraine

The Trump administration says a Pennsylvania-based coal company has won a contract to supply coal used for heating to Ukraine's state-owned power company......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 31st, 2017