29 Feb '16, 10am

Arch Coal Accused of Funding a Leading Climate-Denial Litigator

Arch Coal Accused of Funding a Leading Climate-Denial Litigator

Coal mines in Wyoming have long made companies such as Arch Coal profitable — until recently. Recent years have not been kind to the U.S. coal industry, and despite the industry’s claim that the Obama administration’s affinity for clean energy has ruined their business, the reality is that the fracking boom has led to natural gas supplanting coal as the No. 1 electrical power generator in America. Nevertheless, the coal industry has continued to mount losses as more utilities have been complying with federal carbon emissions mandates — even though the Supreme Court’s ruling placed those long-term plans on hold. Meanwhile, the coal industry has long been accused of funding organizations that deny climate change. Among them is the Energy & Environment Legal Institute (E&E Legal), which promises “free-market environmentalism through strategic litigation.” According to the Cen...

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2016/02/arch-coal-accused-of-...

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