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Why Coal Needs to Leverage Socia...

Through social media, groups are attempting to reduce or elimi...

Paying Attention to the Man Behi...

“Pants on fire.” This comment, standing alone, was passed on i...

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With the June 2, 2014 release of its “Clean Power Plan Propose...

King Coal's Obituary: Hold Off W...

“King Coal is dead.” That meme has been resonating in media he...

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The Stories That Stay With You - Editor's Note

As is often the case in great literary works, the battles and struggles of Tolkien’s characters, as they fight the evil power of Sauron and stop his plans to take over Middle Earth, provide readers with a chance to relate to our larger world.

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No Great Improvement Could Possibly Go Forward
No Great Improvement Could Possibly Go Forward

The longer that I work in energy and policy and the more I see of the machinations of g...

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Trampling on Coal Country Families
Trampling on Coal Country Families

Between 1989 and 2010, Congress rejected nearly 700 cap-tax-and-trade and similar bills...

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EPA Regulatory Update
EPA Regulatory Update

EPA regulations continue to be a primary reason for the coal industry’s strained state ...

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What Difference Does Our Advocacy Effort Make?
What Difference Does Our Advocacy Effort Make?

The American Coal Council (ACC) stays active on a variety of fronts, working hard to ed...