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Coalition Energy Policy Explained: “Coal Heats Planet, Melts Snow, Makes Electricity” — The Betoota Advocate

ERROL PARKER | Editor-at-large | Contact The Government’s signature energy policy includes large swathes of funding for both renewable and non-renewable energy generation. Despite telling the nation for years that sustainable and renewable energy is simply a socialist pipe dream, billions have been earmarked for the Snowy Mountains Scheme as well as the coal mining …

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Exclusive: U.S., Canada, European nations meet to discuss concern over Mexico energy policy – Reuters

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – The United States, the European Union, Canada and six European nations have held joint talks on concerns over Mexico’s energy policy, sources told Reuters, as President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador pushes for a bigger role for the state in the sector. FILE PHOTO: Mexico’s President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador speaks during …

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Biden’s new climate orders to reshape U.S. energy policy – POLITICO

Green groups were quick to welcome Biden’s climate initiatives, which had been the subject of chatter among environmental activists for weeks. Many of those groups had spent the past four years locked in court challenges against Trump’s own steady stream of executive orders. “These actions stand in stark contrast to the denial of climate change …

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Zinke’s Likely Successor Is a Former Oil Lobbyist Who Has Influenced Trump’s Energy Policy – The New York Times

Mr. Bernhardt’s presumed rise to acting secretary echoes the events at the Environmental Protection Agency earlier this year. In July, Scott Pruitt, then head of the E.P.A., was forced to step down amid a series of ethics scandals. He was succeeded in an acting capacity by his deputy, Andrew Wheeler, a former coal lobbyist with …

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