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Northwest Coal Exports

Coal Exports Are Dragging Down Indonesia's Economy -- Is the US Next?

Justin Guay | Posted 05.18.2014 | Green
Justin Guay

As U.S. companies eagerly eye the global coal market, especially China, what has happened to Indonesia's economy should be a cautionary tale. Coal has done little to improve the livelihoods of the communities where it operates.

Lynne Peeples

Coal-Hungry World Brings Tough Choices For Native Americans | Lynne Peeples | Posted 02.06.2014 | Green

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Debate Intensifies Over Northwest Coal Export

AP | PHUONG LE | Posted 11.03.2012 | Green

BELLINGHAM, Wash. -- The progressive college town of Bellingham, Wash., is known for its stunning scenery, access to the outdoors and eclectic mix of ...

Coal Foes Warn Of Northwest Rail Traffic Spike

AP | MATTHEW BROWN | Posted 09.11.2012 | Green

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A conservation group predicted that ambitious Asian export plans by U.S. coal mining companies could lead to a more than tenf...

Will Seattle Oppose The Development Of Coal-Export Terminals?

AP | Posted 07.29.2012 | Green

SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle City Council is considering a resolution Tuesday to oppose the development of coal-export terminals in Washington state o...