Can This Coal Plant Save the Climate?

Courtesy Mississippi Power

Step inside the project that could be the key to Obama’s climate legacy… or a multibillion-dollar boondoggle.

The First Lawsuit Against Obama’s New Coal Limits Just Got Filed


Well, that didn’t take long.

The County Council Election That Could Make or Break Big Coal


Voters in rural Washington could decide the fate of millions of tons of coal exports to China.

Visit the Tiny Town Where Big Coal Will Meet Its Fate

Courtesy Brett VandenHeuvel

Morrow County, Ore., is the setting for America’s next big climate showdown.

Will Colleges Kick Coal Out of Their Stockings?


Students across the country are calling for colleges to divest from fossil fuels. But will the schools listen?


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