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the fts interviewed judy shelton in may her big dream she said was a new bretton woods style international con
The FT’s @JamesPoliti interviewed Judy Shelton in May. Her big dream, she said, was a new Bretton Woods-style international conference, at which countries would agree to go back on the gold standard. “If it takes place at Mar-a-Lago, that would be great.”
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competition from cheap gas and increasingly competitive renewable energy is driving down coal s share of gener
Competition from cheap gas and increasingly competitive renewable energy is driving down coal's share of generation on the US grid
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but us coal production is now expected to fall fall even faster than was forecast if the obama administration
...but US coal production is now expected to fall fall even faster than was forecast if the Obama administration's plan had taken effect
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wyoming s congressional delegation welcomed the trump administration s move earlier this month to scrap barack
Wyoming's congressional delegation welcomed the Trump administration's move earlier this month to scrap Barack Obama's Clean Power Plan
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wyoming is the 1 coal producing state in the us the number of people there employed in coal mining has dropped
Wyoming is the #1 coal-producing state in the US. The number of people there employed in coal mining has dropped by 400 since 2016, to 5,400 last year
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two blackjewel mines in wyoming were closed on monday afternoon and workers were sent home the mines the fourt
Two Blackjewel mines in Wyoming were closed on Monday afternoon and workers were sent home. The mines, the fourth- and sixth-largest producing coal mines in the US, employ about 700 people
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in a sign of the continuing pressure on the us coal industry west virginia based revelation energy and its aff
In a sign of the continuing pressure on the US coal industry, West Virginia-based Revelation Energy and its affiliate, Blackjewel filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday
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us coal exports boomed from mid 2016 but have been falling back in the past year
US coal exports boomed from mid-2016, but have been falling back in the past year
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usaveng is proving quite divisive in the ft s new york newsroom
#USAvENG is proving quite divisive in the FT's New York newsroom

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great investigative work by essex police here
Great investigative work by Essex Police here
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a stunning chart four years ago the expected world coal use to grow 39 by 2040 now it expects just 1 not per y
A stunning chart. Four years ago, the expected world coal use to grow 39% by 2040. Now it expects just 1%. Not per year: in total
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president obama s clean power plan was expected to lead to a steep fall in us coal production now the plan has
President Obama's Clean Power Plan was expected to lead to a steep fall in US coal production. Now the plan has been blocked, and coal production is expected to fall even faster than if it had come into effect:
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Choose your own adventure
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shell plans to roll out electric car charging points at most of its 45000 branded service stations worldwide
Shell plans to roll out electric car charging points at most of its 45,000 branded service stations worldwide:
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a very interesting large scale energy storage project to back up renewables using costless or negatively price
A very interesting large-scale energy storage project to back up renewables. Using costless or negatively priced power to create hydrogen or compress air, then turning it back into power as needed. Aiming for 1GW power output, operating from 2025
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tesla truck will need energy of 4000 homes to recharge research claims raising questions over the projects via
Tesla truck will need energy of 4,000 homes to recharge, research claims, raising questions over the project’s viability: via
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in many parts of the us it is now cheaper to build new wind and solar generation than it is to keep old coal f
In many parts of the US it is now cheaper to build new wind and solar generation than it is to keep old coal-fired plants running: via
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the most momentous telegram of the 20th century western union brings the news that oil has been found in saudi
The most momentous telegram of the 20th Century? Western Union brings the news that oil has been found in Saudi Arabia, 80 years ago this week. #CERAWeek18
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the exxon ceo has made a last minute personal appeal to president trump over the paris climate accord via ft
The Exxon CEO has made a last-minute personal appeal to President Trump over the Paris climate accord: via @FT
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