Change is most dramatic in the US, where coal mining rose 19% in the first five months of the year.
Sprawling power grid unable to handle the influx of new electricity from wind and solar.
Coal-fired power plants are closing as governments, private companies invest billions in wind turbines and solar farms.
Could serve as a cleaner substitute for coal-burning power plants and steel factories.
BC premier says a ban will help develop the province’s liquefied natural gas industry.
…But it would dramatically increase carbon dioxide emissions.
Also seeking to roll back tighter restrictions on pollution from coal mines.
Stripping environmental regulations creates a serious disadvantage.
Statistics Canada cites decline from automotive, petroleum-coal products.
It’s a symbol of the state’s efforts to move away from coal as its primary energy source.
Executive order aims to roll back Obama-era policies regulating carbon emissions.
Banking on clean coal technology and overseas exports to boost the local economy.
Rollback will start a review of rules opposed by the oil and industry.
Construction starts for new plants in China and India down by 62% from last year.
Kameron Coal is negotiating with Nova Scotia Power, which operates three coal-fired generating stations.