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  1. Fayette commissioners want pipeline lawsuit to be tossedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    ... Safety Act preempt Fayette County's zoning ordinance. They argue that approval of a certificate by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission specifically authorizes construction and operation of the compressor station. "Defendants deny that the ...

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  2. Day 4Read the original story

    Sunday Dec 10 | Usyouthsoccer.org

    ... with three wins in three games. One of the teams that picked up all nine points in North Carolina is 17U Oklahoma Energy FC 01 Central, but it didn't come easy. Oklahoma needed to score a late winner after Sunday's opponent, Galaxy 2001 Blue (IL), ...

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  3. After performing for decades, Kansas finds itself re-energized and on a rollRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Triangle.com

    ... study. I love the camaraderie. I don't want this to end." When: 8 p.m. Dec. 13 Where: Memorial Auditorium at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts, 2 E. South St., Raleigh Tickets: $69.65 and $99.65. Info: 919-996-8700, ...

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  4. Ex-coal magnate Blankenship jabs at Jenkins, ManchinRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 6 | SFGate

    In this Nov. 24, 2015, file photo, former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship walks out of the Robert C. Byrd U.S. Courthouse after the jury deliberated for a fifth full day in his trial in Charleston, W.Va. Blankenship, who went to prison after a mine explosion, plans to run for the U.S. Senate seat in West Virginia held by Democratic U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, a spokesman said Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017.

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  5. Sentencing phase begins for white ex-cop who shot black manRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... of the criminal justice system but they offer little rehabilitation and lots of free labor. The U.S. Department of Energy has its share of challenges as it conducts some of the world's most high-tech research, maintains a stockpile of nuclear ...

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  6. Blankenship joins U.S. Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | Weirton Daily Times

    Just six months ago, he was released from federal prison. On Wednesday, former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship officially joined the 2018 race for U.S. Senate in West Virginia.

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  7. The EPA's one and only hearing to repeal Obama's climate rule was a shamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | ThinkProgress

    ... two-day hearing in Charleston favored keeping the plan in place. Scott Pruitt won't care. On Tuesday, as lawmakers, energy executives, and environmental advocates flocked to the West Virginia State Capitol for the Environmental Protection Agency's ...

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  8. Dem pushes for oversight on Trump officials using private jetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | The Hill

    ... proposal of 2017 is worse Texas Democratic megadonor dies at 46 Nuclear and coal are essential for reliable energy MORE "I request that you follow through with your stated intention to conduct oversight on this issue, including scheduling oversight ...

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  9. Former Massey boss announces bid of West Virginia Senate seatRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 30 | Mining Engineering

    Former Massey Energy chief executive officer Don Blankenship who was convicted for conspiracy to violate federal mine safety laws following the explosion at the Upper Big Branch Mine in 2010 that killed 29 miners will run for Senate in West Virginia. West Virginia television station WCHS was the first to report that Blankenship intends to run as a republican and challenge incumbent Democrat Joe Mancin.

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  10. Industries that cheered Trump's climate regulation rollbacks now worry they'll go too farRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | Los Angeles Times

    The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power's Beacon solar farm in western Kern County. The energy companies and industry groups that successfully pushed the Trump administration to scrap Obama-era action on climate change have a new message for the fossil fuel enthusiasts now calling the shots: Don't go too far.

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  11. EPA greenhouse gas rule hearing in W.Va. draws supporters, opponentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... Plan. Mining executives and lobbyists gave EPA officials who ran the hearing a warm welcome that was led by Murray Energy CEO Bob Murray, the owner of West Virginia's largest coal producer, a staunch industry advocate and a major supporter of Trump. ...

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  12. Former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship Enters U.S. Senate RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | The Intelligencer

    Just six months ago, he was released from federal prison. On Wednesday, former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship officially joined the 2018 race for U.S. Senate in West Virginia.

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  13. Ex-coal magnate Blankenship seeks West Virginia Senate seatRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 29 | Greenwich Citizen

    In this Nov. 24, 2015, file photo, former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship walks out of the Robert C. Byrd U.S. Courthouse after the jury deliberated for a fifth full day in his trial in Charleston, W.Va. Blankenship, who went to prison after a mine explosion, plans to run for the U.S. Senate seat in West Virginia held by Democratic U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, a spokesman said Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017.

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  14. EPA hears worries about climate in heart of coal countryRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 29 | The Navajo Times

    ... the other side, too _ that the regulations threaten to choke off livelihoods in coal country and drive up people's energy costs. But despite the locale of the hearing, those concerned about climate change packed the hearing room. Sturgill, who said ...

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  15. Former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship to run for U.S. SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | WOAY

    Eyewitness News has learned that former Massey Energy chief executive officer Don Blankenship plans to run for U.S. Senate. He is one of the most well-known figures in West Virginia and has continued to push for a full investigation of the Upper Big Branch mine explosion in 2010.

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  16. Brooke power plant awaiting permitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | Weirton Daily Times

    West Virginia Secretary of Commerce Woody Thrasher recently said the proposed Brooke County Power natural gas-fired electricity plant could be one of the initial projects funded by the $83.7 billion that China Energy plans to spend in the Mountain State.

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  17. Proposed Brooke County Power Plant Awaits PermitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | The Intelligencer

    West Virginia Secretary of Commerce Woody Thrasher recently said the proposed Brooke County Power natural gas-fired electricity plant could be one of the initial projects funded by the $83.7 billion that China Energy plans to spend in the Mountain State. Efforts to develop the generator in the Colliers area continue as members of the West Virginia Public Service Commission mull arguments from those in support of and opposed to the project.

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  18. Clean Power Plan repeal gets only EPA hearing in coal countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | Seeking Alpha

    ... power plan, calling the plan "unlawful and... disastrous for West Virginia and the country as a whole," and Murray Energy CEO Bob Murray credited Pres. Trump with saving 25K coal mining jobs. On the other side, many grassroots environment and public ...

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  19. Dirty Energy and Pollution are Taking a Deadly Toll on Low-Income,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | Common Dreams

    ... more at risk than now. Help keep Common Dreams alive and growing. Thank you. -- Craig Brown, Co-founder Dirty Energy and Pollution are Taking a Deadly Toll on Low-Income, Working Class and Communities of Color, Speakers Tell EPA Panel Dirty Energy ...

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  20. U.S. EPA takes repeal of clean power plan to coal countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | Reuters

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency heard testimony from coal miners, lobbyists, environmentalists and others on Tuesday at a public meeting in West Virginia on the agency's proposal to dismantle an Obama-era plan to slash carbon emissions from power plants. Robert Murray, founder and CEO of Murray Energy greets coal miners at the EPA hearing in Charleston, West Virginia, U.S. November 28, 2017 before speaking to the panel supporting the repeal of the Clean Power Plan.

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