The Trump Administration wants to bail out a failing mining company by handing over 70 million tons of publicly owned coal to expand a Montana mine that will have no customers. If the Administration was serious about energy and economic development, they'd help our nation move beyond fossil fuels, not rubber-stamp more needless mining. Speak out for our climate, clean energy, and for economic transition.
The Rosebud mine is in the Powder River Basin, the largest coal producing region in the U.S. Learn more about our efforts to confront the coal industry in this region.
In spite of Trump's climate denial, we are pushing back and winning. If we can't keep fossil fuels in the ground, we won't be able to realize the clean energy future we need.
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