President Trump, it’s time we left coal behind | Guardian Sustainable Business | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/sustainable-business/2017/apr/12/donald-trump-coal-mining-renewable-energy?CMP=ema-1706&CMP=

In the wake of President Trump’s latest executive orders to undo Obama’s efforts on climate and energy, it has become clear that climate science denial isn’t the only blind spot of this administration. It also suffers from what Australian commentator Waleed Aly calls “commercial denialism” – an attempt to fulfill the campaign promise to protect the dying coal industry all while ignoring the market forces that are leading to its demise.

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