“We conducted an in-depth, asset-by-asset assessment of the coal fleet in the U.S. and found that >70 GWs of coal capacity will become economically at risk through the course of the next decade.”
The coal industry knew about the danger of rising greenhouse gas emissions as early as 1966.
The country will spend up to 40 billion euros to cushion the impact of abandoning coal.
It seems like every day there is a new story of a pipeline spilling crude oil or an oil refinery exploding. How...
A lot of evidence points to these being bad bets — just like coal.
“Today is a huge victory for Waukegan residents who have fought for years to see corporations like NRG Energy held accountable for the toxic waste that has been illegally dumped on our Lake Michigan lakefront.”
"2018 was our greenest year to date, and so far, 2019 looks like it has the potential to beat it."
"Using fake math to hide the death toll from dirty air at the behest of the coal industry is sadly consistent with the Trump administration's complete disregard for public health."
According to the first comprehensive national study of coal-ash pollution, 91 percent of all coal plants in the country are contaminating nearby groundwater with toxic pollutants.