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

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...

The War on Coal: Punishing Nativ...

Chairman of the Crow Nation, Darrin Old Coyote, summed up his ...

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Europe's Love Affair with Coal - Will it Last?

Coal is the largest source of electricity in the European Union (EU), ahead of natural gas, renewables and nuclear. It is the backbone of electricity generation in Poland, where it supplies over 80 percent of electricity.

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2014 Board of Directors
2014 Board of Directors

The American Coal Council Board of Directors 2013

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Speculation-Based Regulation is Wrong
Speculation-Based Regulation is Wrong

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)'s proposed regulation of power plant carbon d...

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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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EPA Regulatory Update
EPA Regulatory Update

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