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    Trump Promises to Bring Back Coal as Two More Coal Plants Set to Retire

    Trump Promises to Bring Back Coal as Two More Coal Plants Set to Retire

    Speaking at a rally in Kentucky Monday night, President Trump told the crowd his administration is “preparing new executive actions to save our coal industry and to save our wonderful coal miners from continuing to be put out of work.” https://twitter.com/SierraClub/status/843818504801439744 expand=1] The president also promised to “turn the EPA from a job-killer into a […]

    Sierra Club Marks Milestone as 100th Coal Plant Set to Retire

    Sierra Club Marks Milestone as 100th Coal Plant Set to Retire

    Sierra Club On Feb. 29 the Sierra Club marked a major milestone in the transition to clean energy as the Fisk and Crawford facilities in Chicago became the 99th and 100th coal-fired plants to announce retirement since January 2010. These iconic Midwest Generation owned plants are two of nine coal-fired plants from Chicago to Pennsylvania […]

    Chicago’s Fisk and Crawford Coal Plants Announce Retirement

    Chicago’s Fisk and Crawford Coal Plants Announce Retirement

    Sierra Club On Feb. 29, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Midwest Generation announced the planned retirement of the Fisk and Crawford coal plants, two of the oldest and dirtiest coal-fired power plants in the nation located in the heart of Chicago’s Southwest side. According to an agreement signed by Midwest Generation, the Clean Power Coalition, and […]