The coal yard at the American Electric Power Company coal-fired John E. Amos Power Plant in Winfield, West Virginia. US President Donald Trump plans to empower states to establish emission standards for coal-fired power plants rather than speeding their retirement. Photo: Bloomberg

Trump coal plan could release hundreds of millions of tons of carbon dioxide into air

The new proposal could have enormous implications for dozens of ageing coal-fired power plants across the US

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The coal yard at the American Electric Power Company coal-fired John E. Amos Power Plant in Winfield, West Virginia. US President Donald Trump plans to empower states to establish emission standards for coal-fired power plants rather than speeding their retirement. Photo: Bloomberg
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