Trump: America Is 'Blessed' With '250 Years Worth Of Beautiful Coal'

Energy | Tim Pearce
Michael Nelson, a coal miner worker shakes hands with U.S. President Donald Trump as he prepares to sign Resolution 38, which nullfies the "stream protection rule", at the White House in Washington, U.S., February 16, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria | Trump: US Blessed With 'Beautiful Coal'

‘American energy dominance!’

EXCLUSIVE: Trump's EPA Is Set To Eliminate Another Obama Legacy

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Former U.S. president Barack Obama speaks at a conference during his first visit to France since he left the White House, Paris, France December 2, 2017. The session, organized by an association called "Les Napoleons" is hosted by Orange CEO Stephane Richard. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier | EPA Will Dismantle This Obama Climate Reg

‘The Obama standard was de facto ban on new coal plants’

Free Market Think Tanks Offer Support For Clean Power Plan Repeal

Energy | Jason Hopkins
Unused oil rigs sit in the Gulf of Mexico near Port Fourchon, Louisiana August 11, 2010. Several staffed rigs have sat awaiting drill permits since a moratorium was placed on new drilling in the wake of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. REUTERS/Lee Celano | Free Market Opposes Clean Power Plan

‘The Clean Power Plan results in more potential harms than benefits for Americans’

Trump's Chief Energy Adviser Is Leaving The White House

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President Trump departs after giving remarks on tax cuts for American workers during an event at the White House in Washington

Going back to his old lobbying firm

EPA Cut $1 Billion Worth Of Regs In Pruitt's Tumultuous First Year

Energy | Michael Bastasch
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt speaks during President Trump's infrastructure meeting at the White House in Washington

‘There’s a change coming’

Activist AGs Dump Lawsuits On Trump In Desperate Effort To Protect Obama-Era Regulations

Energy | Chris White
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman speaks during a news conference to discuss the civil rights lawsuit filed against The Weinstein Companies and Harvey Weinstein in New York, U.S., February 12, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

‘Are using every tool in their toolbox’

Dem Senators Are Scrambling To Save Obama's Landmark Climate Reg From Trump

Energy | Tim Pearce
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt speaks during an interview for Reuters

‘The evidence … is overwhelming’

Trump Repealed One EPA Regulation And Brightened Coal Country's Future

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Members of United Mine Workers of America hold a rally outside the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) headquarters in Washington October 7, 2014. The coal miner's union members rallied against proposed EPA Clean Power Plan rules, which the union claims will eliminate thousands of coal industry-related jobs. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

But they aren’t out of the woods yet

New Jersey's Dem Gov Is Backing Out Of His Predecessor's Fight For Coal Energy

Energy | Tim Pearce
Steam rises from the stakes of the coal-fired Jim Bridger Power Plant supplied by the neighboring Jim Bridger mine that is owned by energy firm PacifiCorp and the Idaho Power Company, outside Point of the Rocks, Wyoming in this March 14, 2014 file photo. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart/File

‘We acknowledge the reality of climate change’

NAACP Says MLK's Vision Can't Be Achieved Without Fighting Global Warming

Energy | Michael Bastasch
People gather to march in the annual parade down MLK Boulevard to honor Martin Luther King, in Chattanooga, Tennessee

‘We see climate change as a civil rights issue’

US Coal Is Making A Comeback Under Trump

Energy | Michael Bastasch
FILE PHOTO - U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during the signing of H.J. Resolution 38 at the White House in Washington, U.S.

It’s definitely been a comeback year for coal

Trump Gives Obama's Global Warming Legacy A Final Hearing -- In Coal Country

Energy | Michael Bastasch
A dirty coalminer displays a lump of coal as a power and energy source. Shutterstock/Joe Belanger

Coal country gets its say

Dems Suggest Trump's EPA Using 'Sleight Of Hand' To Justify CPP Repeal

Energy | Chris White
MARRAKESH, MOROCCO - NOVEMBER 9: International youth climate justice activists at the COP22 UN climate conference in Marrakesh, Morocco, react to the U.S. presidential election, November 9, 2016. (Editorial credit: Ryan Rodrick Beiler /

‘Over-states the costs of industry compliance’

California Gov Vows To Sue Trump Over Climate Change

Energy | Chris White
A climate scientist infamous for incorrectly claiming he once won the Nobel Prize is criticizing a museum for not being faithful to the truth and facts because of its association with a billionaire climate skeptic. (By ESB Professional/Shutterstock)

‘Just like the Republicans tried to block Obama’s efforts’

Trump Terminates EPA Regs As Germany's Global Warming Scheme Runs Into Trouble

Energy | Michael Bastasch
FILE PHOTO: G20 leaders summit in Hamburg

‘A disaster for Germany’s international reputation’

NYT Lashes Out At Trump's Clean Power Plan Repeal, But Leaves Out Important Detail

Energy | Michael Bastasch
NEW YORK - JULY 23: Copies of the New York Times sit for sale in a rack July 23, 2008 in New York City. The New York broadsheet announced it posted an 82 percent decline in second quarter profits as compared to last year. It also announced it would raise its newsstand price 25 cents to a $1.50. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

‘It repudiated the rock-solid scientific consensus’

Even Without The Clean Power Plan, The Coal Industry's Struggles Aren't Over

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Members of United Mine Workers of America hold a rally outside the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) headquarters in Washington October 7, 2014. (REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst)

‘The Obama war on coal is not over by a long shot’

EPA Begins Repeal Of Obama's Climate Plan

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt testifies before a Senate Environment and Public Works Committee confirmation hearing on his nomination to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington, U.S., January 18, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts/File Photo

‘We are committed to righting the wrongs of the Obama administration’

Obama's Climate Agenda 'Has Not Been Fully Dismantled Yet'

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Former U.S. President Barack Obama attends a discussion at the German Protestant Kirchentag in front of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany, May 25, 2017. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch - RTX37JKW

‘The elephant in the room’

Anti-Trump AG Vows To Sue EPA For 'Reprehensible' Clean Power Plan Rollback

Energy | Chris White
New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announces the filing of a multistate lawsuit to protect Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients at a press conference at John Jay College in New York City, U.S., September 6, 2017. REUTERS/Joe Penney

‘I will use every available legal tool to fight their dangerous agenda’