Another Promise Kept -- First Coal Mine Opens Under Trump Administration

Energy | Jake Rennie
President Donald Trump departs for Bedminster, N.J. Friday, June 9. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Corsa Coal Company opens first new coal mine in six years.

Infrastructure Requires Electrical Grid Expansion For National Security, Jobs

Opinion | Ken Blackwell & Rick Manning

Let’s get those coal-fired utilities back up and running as a true infrastructure priority.

Trump's EPA: Coal Is A 'Safeguard' Against Attacks On Electric Grid

Energy | Chris White
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

‘This country need[s] fuel diversity’

Drinking Water Is Contaminated By Junk Science, Not Coal Ash

Opinion | Steve Milloy
Stop drinking straight tap water and get a Brita filter already (PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

We should rely on real scientific research that produces reliable facts.

Trump's Energy Independence Order: A Boon To America And The Environment

Opinion | E. Calvin Beisner

Rolling back Obama’s regulations promotes both prosperity and freedom, and so also a cleaner, more healthful, more beautiful environment.

Coal Companies Join Enviros In Crusade Against Global Warming

| Chris White
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

‘We think there is a solution out there in the form of technology’

GOP Plan To Use Filibuster-Proof Resolutions To Wipe Out Obama Era Coal Regs

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

‘Congress has an obligation to ensure executive actions are consistent with congressional intent’

Dem Megadonor Says Trump's Victory Made Him Reconsider Running For Office

Elections | Chris White
Investor, philanthropist and environmentalist Tom Steyer speaks at the Center for American Progress' 2014 Making Progress Policy Conference in Washington November 19, 2014. REUTERS/Gary Cameron

‘The world did not play out … the way I expected it to’

Trump's Interior Pick Says DC Had A 'Deaf Ear' During Obama-Era

Energy | Chris White
Montana state Senator Ryan Zinke addresses a pro-gun activist rally as part of the National Day of Resistance, at the state Capitol in Salt Lake City, Utah, February 23, 2013. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart

‘there is distrust, anger, and even hatred against some federal management policies’

Dems Still Convinced Green Energy Best Way To Reach Rural Trump Voters

Energy | Chris White
Green energy business concept.young businessman holding leaf and standing in front of solar panel and wind turbine. Shutterstock.com/ Tom Wang

‘This is fundamentally a jobs message’

Did Fossil Fuels Create Earth's Oxygen Supply?

Energy | Andrew Follett
woman on the beach taking deep breath enjoying fresh air freedom (Shutterstock/HBRH)

Fossil fuel may have also triggered the creation of complex animal life

China Levels Huge Fines On 605 Coal Power Plants For Skirting Regs

Energy | Chris White
A coal-burning power plant can be seen behind a factory in the city of Baotou, in China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region October 31, 2010. REUTERS/David Gray/File Photo

$47 million worth of fines on hundreds of coal power plants

EPA Halts Coal-Busting Climate Regs As Trump Era Nears

Energy | Chris White
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

The specter of a President-elect Donald Trump presidency forced its hands

Trump's Interior Pick Supports Federal Ownership Of Western Land

Energy | Chris White
Montana state Senator Ryan Zinke addresses a pro-gun activist rally as part of the National Day of Resistance, at the state Capitol in Salt Lake City, Utah, February 23, 2013. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart

Opposes one of the major Republican Party’s major planks

Enviros Warn Propping Up Struggling Clean Coal Plants Could Cost Billions

Energy | Chris White
U.S. Senator Whitehouse and Senators from the Senate Climate Action Task Force gather on Capitol Hill in Washington

‘Extending or expanding these tax breaks makes no sense and will cost taxpayers dearly’

Ex-Coal CEO And Convicted Felon Tosses Support Behind Trump

Elections | Chris White
Former Massey Energy Chief Executive Don Blankenship smiles outside the Robert C. Byrd U.S. Courthouse just moments after the verdict was handed down to him in Charleston, West Virginia December 3, 2015. REUTERS/Chris Tilley

‘On Tuesday Americans need to elect Donald Trump to build a wall’

Clean Coal: A Light In The Coming Energy Void

Opinion | Eliot Bakker
Coal in the hands of a coal miner. Shutterstock.com / Vyacheslav Svetlichnyy

The U.S. has more energy in coal than Saudi Arabia, Venezuela, Iran, and Russia combined have in oil reserves.

CNBC Tears Down Elon Musk's Snarky Response To A Coal CEO

Energy | Chris White
Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk stands on the podium as he attends a forum on startups in Hong Kong, China in this January 26, 2016, file photo. REUTERS/Bobby Yip/Files

‘Renewable energy industry actually receives far more handouts than does the coal industry’

The Stiletto Heel Of Regulation: Why American Business Can't Back Hillary

| Eliot Bakker

Clinton and her co-conspirators are navigating the economic landscape with an outdated map.

Obama Shuts Down DiCaprio's Anti-Fracking Rhetoric At White House Panel

Energy | Chris White
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during the dedication of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington.

‘We have to live in the real world’