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Coal Emissions

How The 'War On Coal' Went Global

POLITICO | Posted 12.13.2014 | Politics

Congressional Republicans who vow to defeat President Barack Obama’s “War on Coal” can do little to defend the industry against a growing intern...

Coal Plants Lock In 300 Billion Tons Of CO2 Emissions

Climate Central | Bobby Magill | Posted 08.28.2014 | Green

This story originally appeared on Climate Central. It seems straightforward to say that when you buy a new car by taking out a loan, you’re commi...

UN Climate Chief: Leave Coal In The Ground

AP | By MONIKA SCISLOWSKA | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The top U.N. climate diplomat on Monday told the coal industry it should leave most of the world's remaining coal reserves in ...

Coal To Surpass Oil As Top Global Fuel

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

* China, India to propel coal past oil by end of decade * Muted impact from carbon policies aimed at curbing coal use *...

The Nation's Dirtiest Power Plants: Do You Live Near One?

Laura DiMugno | Posted 01.10.2013 | Green
Laura DiMugno

The good news is that the EPA is working to limit these harmful power-plant emissions and will impose stricter standards on toxic air pollutants. However, there is still work to be done.

American Public: 1, Polluters: 0

Michael Brune | Posted 09.10.2011 | Green
Michael Brune

Yesterday, the EPA met this sentiment with action by announcing the first of a series of air pollution regulations that will be rolled out during the next few months.

Colorado Coal Industry: Regulators More Interested In Emissions Than

The Colorado Independent | Michael Roberts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Instead of zeroing in on safety issues, Colorado politicians from both parties have been focusing on emissions from Colorado's older, coal-fired power...