FRANKFORT, Ky. — Donald Trump promised to bring back coal jobs, but even the country’s third-largest coal producer appears to be hedging its bets on a comeback. Kentucky is on the cusp of doing what was once unthinkable: opening the door to nuclear power.
In coal country, a potential embrace of nuclear power
Fog hovers over a mountaintop as a cutout depicting a coal miner stands at a memorial to local miners killed on the job in Cumberland, Ky. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)
Energy Industry |
March 15, 2017
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March 14, 2017