Officials from southwest Virginia have mounted a last-minute push to oppose the possible early closure of one of the country's newest coal plants.
PacifiCorp has chosen to throttle down production at the coal-fired Jim Bridger Plant rather than install expensive clean-coal technology there, and Wyoming regulators are now backing the plan.
New research revealed in court papers shows that we can no longer ignore the impact of burning coal on air pollution deaths in South Africa's Highveld area.
President Obama didn't wage a "war on coal," as Trump has often claimed. Trump hasn't made the US an energy exporter. He also doesn't seem to have a good grasp on what "clean coal" is.
U.S. EPA boss Scott Pruitt last weekend was slated to visit a Japanese plant that claims to be the world's most efficient coal-fired power producer. It's also known for its good looks.
If the Trump administration has a solution to the climate problem, it's that the world should use "clean" fossil fuels.
If you want to talk about the inequality in our economy, COVID-19, race, and silent violence in our cities, you need to start with environmental injustice.
Researchers say that more microplastics pollution is getting into farm soil than oceans—and these tiny bits are showing up in our fruits, veggies, and bodies.