Under a proposal to regulators, Minnesota Power would help mining companies convert to electric mining vehicles.
Groups working to support out-of-work coal miners and their communities are trying to accelerate their strategies.
As the coronavirus spread, Appalachian Ohio saw the state’s highest percentages of people out of work.
Kanab took an unconventional path to face down a frac sand mine that threatened the region’s aquifer.
“They’re trying to cut regulations and to cut corners”: Experts see an Illinois water permit fight as a sign of things to come for the struggling coal industry.