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nbcnews.com - Wind power surpassed coal in March and April
Wind power surpassed coal in March and April
NBC News

Wind power generated more electricity than coal in the U.S. in March and April, a sign that the setbacks offshore wind faced haven't halted the industry's momentum.

fastcompany.com - Associated Press - How abandoned coal mines in Appalachia are joining the global race for rare earth metals
How abandoned coal mines in Appalachia are joining the global race for rare earth metals
Fast Company

Down a long gravel road, tucked into the hills in West Virginia, is a low-slung building where researchers are extracting essential elements from an old coal mine that they hope will strengthen the nation's energy future. They aren't mining the…

breitbart.com - Breitbart London - At Least One Miner Killed in Poland Coal Pit Collapse, Search Goes On
At Least One Miner Killed in Poland Coal Pit Collapse, Search Goes On
Breitbart

WARSAW, Poland (AP) – Rescuers resumed an underground search for a missing miner in southern Poland Friday after a powerful tremor shook the Rydultowy coal mine the previous day, killing one miner and injuring 17 others. Aleksandra…

voanews.com - Associated Press - Demand for rare elements used in clean energy could help clean up abandoned coal mines in US
Demand for rare elements used in clean energy could help clean up abandoned coal mines in US
Voice of America (VOA News)

Down a long gravel road, tucked into the hills in West Virginia, is a low-slung building where researchers are extracting essential elements from an old coal mine that they hope will strengthen the nation's energy future. They aren't mining the…

express.co.uk - Portia Jones - Coastal village with huge beach is more than a match for its famous neighbour
Coastal village with huge beach is more than a match for its famous neighbour
Express.co.uk

Saundersfoot is a charming coastal village that rivals popular Tenby Located on the scenic Pembrokeshire Coast, Saundersfoot is a charming coastal village that rivals popular Tenby. Pretty Saundersfoot has plenty of activities, sandy beaches, pubs…

fastcompany.com - Associated Press - U.S. Steel sale prompts political backlash. But Pittsburgh's steel industry has changed
U.S. Steel sale prompts political backlash. But Pittsburgh's steel industry has changed
Fast Company

Generations of Pittsburghers have worked at steel mills, rooted for the Steelers or ridden the rollercoaster at Kennywood amusement park, giving them a bird's eye view of the massive Edgar Thomson Works, the region's last blast furnace. Now…

forbes.com - MoneyShow - Amid Massive Market Rotation, Where Are The NEXT Big Profit Plays?
Amid Massive Market Rotation, Where Are The NEXT Big Profit Plays?
Forbes

This was a week of massive market ROTATION – Out of big-cap technology stocks and into everything from small caps to precious metals and mining shares. Is this just a blip? Is this the start of something more? How can you capitalize on NEW…

landdesk.org - Jonathan P. Thompson - Coal's Big Breakdown is Back!
Coal's Big Breakdown is Back!
The Land Desk

It's Friday, it's hot, the world seems to be collapsing in multiple ways, so I thought I'd bring you a bit of good news for a change: Coal's big breakdown is back. Okay, so it's not great news for coal-company CEOs, or for the industry workers who…

foxnews.com - Charles Creitz - Lawmakers warn EPA its 'Clean Power Plan 2.0' could have 'catastrophic' effect on electric grid
Lawmakers warn EPA its 'Clean Power Plan 2.0' could have 'catastrophic' effect on electric grid
Fox News

FIRST ON FOX: Twenty-six House lawmakers penned a letter to Environmental Protection Agency chief Michael Regan warning him and the agency against implementing their 'Clean Power Plan 2.0.' Rep. Lloyd Smucker, R-Pa., led the letter to the…

metro.co.uk - Katherine Fidler - Map reveals the world's mysterious eternal flames
Map reveals the world's mysterious eternal flames
Metro.co.uk

In a New York park, just outside Buffalo, a waterfall has been drawing tourists like moths to a flame. Literally. It isn't Niagara, the roaring, foaming monster just north of the city. In comparison, this waterfall is just a trickle, a leaky tap to…

forbes.com - Ariel Cohen - Energy After SCOTUS Overturns Chevron Deference
Energy After SCOTUS Overturns Chevron Deference
Forbes

The Supreme Court has overturned Chevron deference, a precedent set in 1984 when the Court ruled in Chevron U.S.A. Inc. vs. Natural Resources Defense Council, Inc that if a statute was ambiguous and Congress had not explicitly discussed it, then…

nationalobserver.com - Ajit Niranjan - Temperatures 1.5C hotter than pre-industrial era average for 12 months, data shows
Temperatures 1.5C hotter than pre-industrial era average for 12 months, data shows
Canada's National Observer

This story was originally published by The Guardian and appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. The world has baked for 12 consecutive months in temperatures 1.5C (2.7F) greater than their average before the fossil fuel era, new…

nbcphiladelphia.com - The Associated Press - Pennsylvania authorizes regulations for GOP-backed carbon capture wells
Pennsylvania authorizes regulations for GOP-backed carbon capture wells
NBC 10 Philadelphia

Pennsylvania lawmakers have approving legislation aimed at helping the nation's No. 2 natural gas-producing state attract carbon capture projects and enable federally-funded hydrogen hubs. The Republican-penned bill passed Thursday authorizes the…

thehindu.com - IIP: India's industrial output grows 5.9% in May, a seven month high
IIP: India's industrial output grows 5.9% in May, a seven month high
The Hindu

India's industrial output growth recovered to a seven-month high of 5.9% in May from about 5% in April, led by a double-digit uptick in electricity generation and consumer durables production, even as manufacturing growth remained underwhelming at…

sunderlandecho.com - Ross Robertson - Appeal to help safeguard future of Durham Miners Gala amid spiralling costs
Appeal to help safeguard future of Durham Miners Gala amid spiralling costs
Sunderland Echo

Watch more of our videos on Shots! and live on Freeview channel 276 Organisers of the Durham Miners Gala have launched an appeal to help meet rising costs on the eve of the 138th event. Tens of thousands of people are expected to pack the streets…

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