February 12th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
The TVA is considering closing its Paradise and Bull Run coal-fired generating stations early as it struggled to realign its priorities in an age when renewables are becoming more common. Trump and McConnell have stepped in to help their buddies in the coal industry, but that won't be enough to stop the closures.
May 8th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley
Researchers at Harvard and Tsinghua University find slow charging lowers carbon emissions but fast charging often does not. Find out why.
March 6th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley
Findings from monitoring wells find that coal ash pollution is a problem at dozens of coal fired generating stations. So utility companies want Scott Pruitt to kill the monitoring program.
February 12th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley
FirstEnergy, a large utility company in America's heartland, has withdrawn a plan that would have forced rate payers to subsidize an aging coal fired generating station in West Virginia -- a small victory on the road toward renewable energy.