Stories tagged: coal plants
Tue., March 26, 2019
Global energy experts released grim findings Monday, saying that not only are planet-warming carbon-dioxide emissions still increasing, but the world’s growing thirst for energy has led to higher emissions from …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 6:50 p.m.
The Trump administration on Friday targeted an Obama-era regulation credited with helping dramatically reduce toxic mercury pollution from coal-fired power plants, saying the benefits to human health and the environment …
Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 9:02 a.m.
If you happened to glance at the Chicago radar Tuesday morning, you probably saw something a bit wacky. Although no widespread weather systems were in the area to crank out …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 22, 2018, 10:07 p.m.
Washington state plans to sue the Trump administration over its proposal to dismantle pollution rules that would have increased federal regulation of emissions from coal-fired power plants, Gov. Jay Inslee …
Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 7:51 a.m.
In the early days of the Trump administration, the head of one of America’s largest coal companies sent a four-page “action plan” to the White House calling for rollbacks of …
UPDATED: Fri., July 14, 2017, 8:02 p.m.
The U.S. will seek to use a United Nations fund designed to aid nations hard hit by climate change to promote the construction of coal-fired power plants around the world.
Sun., Jan. 16, 2011
Spokane is halfway to the millennium. That may not be a good thing.