Elite Crushed by Coal's Survival: Response was swift and strong to an executive order signed Tuesday by President Donald Trump to start the process getting rid of rules curbing heat-trapping emissions from coal-fired power plants. Read more.
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt: 'War on Coal is Done': To the delight of dozens of miners at the CNX Coal Resources Harvey Mine, Thursday, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt declared an end to the “regulatory assault” on their industry. Read more.
Look For Coal and Mining Jobs to Come Back This Year: U.S. coal producers can look forward to an increase in production and jobs during 2017/18 as the industry recovers from the depression of 2015/16. Read more.