User: irge304 Topic: Energy Extraction
Category: Coal Mining
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Trump’s coal policy will likely do just what Obama’s did 30.3.2017 Washington Post: Op-Eds
Energy consumption is guided largely by market forces — not government mandates.
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Trump administration seeks delay in ruling on climate plan 29.3.2017 Seattle Times: Top stories

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has asked a federal appeals court to postpone ruling on the merits of President Barack Obama’s sweeping plan to address climate change. The request late Tuesday came hours after President Donald Trump signed an executive order that seeks to roll back his predecessor’s effort to curb carbon emissions. The […]
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Trump promised to bring back coal jobs. That promise ‘will not be kept,’ experts say. 29.3.2017 Washington Post
Industry experts say coal mining jobs will continue to be lost, not because of blocked access to coal, but because power plant owners are turning to natural gas. At least six plants that relied on coal have closed or announced they will close since Trump’s victory in November. Another 40 are projected to close during the president’s four-year term.
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Trump’s attack on environmental laws won’t save coal miners’ jobs 29.3.2017 LA Times: Commentary

I pity the poor coal miners who allowed themselves to be used as props by Donald Trump. On Tuesday, a group of them stood with the president as he signed his executive order gutting Obama-era climate change regulations. After signing the document with his flamboyant flourish, Trump turned to them...

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Trump wants to roll back progress against climate change. He’s going to fail. 29.3.2017 Washington Post: Op-Eds
The rest of the world can compensate for American backsliding.
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Trump tosses Obama's 'clean' energy plan, embraces coal 29.3.2017 Minnesota Public Radio: News
President Donald Trump has signed an executive order that will roll back many of former President Barack Obama's efforts to curb global warming. The order is aimed at helping spur American energy jobs.
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Trump, in break from other world leaders, digs in on coal 29.3.2017 AP Top News
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Declaring an end to what he's called "the war on coal," President Donald Trump signed an executive order Tuesday that eliminates numerous restrictions on fossil fuel production, breaking with leaders across the globe who have embraced cleaner energy sources....
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Trump alone among world leaders into coal 29.3.2017 Salt Lake Tribune
Washington • Declaring an end to what he’s called “the war on coal,” President Donald Trump signed an executive order Tuesday that eliminates numerous restrictions on fossil fuel production, breaking with leaders across the globe who have embraced cleaner energy sources. The order makes good on Trump’s campaign pledge to unravel former President Barack Obama’s efforts to curb global warming, eliminating nearly a dozen measures in an effort to boost domestic energy production, especially oil, nat... <iframe src="http://www.sltrib.com/csp/mediapool/sites/sltrib/pages/garss.csp" height="1" width="1" > </frame>
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President Trump reverses clean power initiative, coal moratorium 29.3.2017 Salt Lake Tribune
Washington • President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed executive orders reversing the Obama administration’s efforts to curtail carbon emissions as well as open up more federal tracts for coal mining — moves celebrated in rural Utah as promoting jobs and energy production even as they drew warnings of catastrophe from environmentalists. Trump’s orders overturn a moratorium on leasing more land for coal mining and instruct his administration to rewrite regulations that sought to limit carbon emi...
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Trump claims that killing Obama's climate legacy will bring back coal jobs. It's a ruse. 29.3.2017 Washington Post
Trump claims that killing Obama's climate legacy will bring back coal jobs. It's a ruse.
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How Trump's coal moves will affect the industry 29.3.2017 Salt Lake Tribune
Billings, Mont. • President Donald Trump’s move to roll back Obama-era regulations aimed at curbing climate change comes as the coal industry is reeling from bankruptcies, pollution restrictions and growing competition from natural gas, wind and solar. The White House said the order, to be signed Tuesday, will trigger a review of the Clean Power Plan, which seeks to reduce power plant emissions, and will rescind a moratorium on the sale of coal mining leases on federal lands. Here’s a look about... <iframe src="http://www.sltrib.com/csp/mediapool/sites/sltrib/pages/garss.csp" height="1" width="1" > </frame>
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Trump signs order rolling back environmental efforts 29.3.2017 Minnesota Public Radio: News
President Donald Trump has signed an executive order that will roll back many of former President Barack Obama's efforts to curb global warming. The order is aimed at helping spur American energy jobs.
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Trump to unravel Obama’s anti-global warming projects 28.3.2017 Seattle Times: Local

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is expected to sign an executive order Tuesday aimed at moving forward on his campaign pledge to unravel former President Barack Obama’s plan to curb global warming. The order seeks to suspend, rescind or flag for review more than a half-dozen measures in an effort to boost domestic energy […]
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A look at how Trump's moves on coal will affect the industry 28.3.2017 Minnesota Public Radio: Business
President Donald Trump's move to roll back Obama-era regulations aimed at curbing climate change comes as the coal industry is reeling from bankruptcies, pollution restrictions and growing competition from natural gas, wind and solar.
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Analysis: What Trump’s new climate actions mean 28.3.2017 Washington Post
Analysis: What Trump’s new climate actions mean
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A look at how Trump's moves on coal will affect the industry 28.3.2017 AP Top News
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- President Donald Trump&apos;s move to roll back Obama-era regulations aimed at curbing climate change comes as the coal industry is reeling from bankruptcies, pollution restrictions and growing competition from natural gas, wind and solar....
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A look at how Trump’s moves on coal will affect the industry 28.3.2017 Seattle Times: Nation & World

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — President Donald Trump’s move to roll back Obama-era regulations aimed at curbing climate change comes as the coal industry is reeling from bankruptcies, pollution restrictions and growing competition from natural gas, wind and solar. The White House said the order, to be signed Tuesday, will trigger a review of the Clean […]
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Trump moves decisively to wipe out Obama’s climate-change record 28.3.2017 Washington Post: Politics
A presidential order on Tuesday will instruct federal regulators to rewrite key rules curbing U.S. carbon emissions.
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Trump takes aim at Obama's efforts to curb global warming 28.3.2017 AP Politics
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Moving forward with a campaign pledge to unravel former President Barack Obama&apos;s sweeping plan to curb global warming, President Donald Trump will sign an executive order Tuesday that will suspend, rescind or flag for review more than a half-dozen measures in an effort to boost domestic energy production in the form of fossil fuels....
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Trump takes aim at Obama’s efforts to curb global warming 28.3.2017 Seattle Times: Top stories

WASHINGTON (AP) — Moving forward with a campaign pledge to unravel former President Barack Obama’s sweeping plan to curb global warming, President Donald Trump will sign an executive order Tuesday that will suspend, rescind or flag for review more than a half-dozen measures in an effort to boost domestic energy production in the form of […]
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