NPR’s Ari Shapiro talks with Louise Carter-King, mayor of Gillette, Wyo., about the impact that President Trump’s executive order loosening regulations on coal will have on the the town.
President Trump signed a sweeping set of executive orders on Tuesday that aim to dismantle the Obama administration’s efforts to combat climate change.
Flanked by coal miners at the Environmental Protection Agency, President Trump signed an order directing the agency to start the process of rewriting the Clean Power Plan.…Read More
Leading the way among major producers of consumer goods, Anheuser-Busch (ABInBev) on Tuesday announced its commitment to become 100 percent powered by renewable energy by 2025. According to the company it will then become the largest corporate direct purchaser of renewable electricity in the consumer goods sector.
In total, this will shift 6 terawatt-hours of electricity annually to renewable sources in the markets where AB InBev operates and will help transform the energy industry in countries like Argentina, Brazil, India and markets across the African continent.…Read More