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Trump's moves won't stop coal's decline

Electric utilities say fate of the regulations known as the Clean Power Plan make little difference to them

While Mr Trump tries to roll back the rules, executives of electric power generators assume that his successors will eventually reinstate them in some form.


IN Page, Arizona, the operators of the Navajo Generating Station, the largest coal-fired power plant in the West, have announced plans to close it by 2019. The electric utility Dayton Power & Light will shut two coal plants in southern Ohio by next year. Across the country...

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