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Britain Has Its First Day Without Coal Power Since the Industrial Revolution – Fortune
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Fortune Britain Has Its First Day Without Coal Power Since the Industrial RevolutionFortune“Carrying coals to Newcastle” is, to this day, the idiom of choice for futility in life and business. The coastal English city, after all, sits over once-rich coal seams, the natural resource advantage that arguably helped Britain become the nexus of …and more »

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Sell It Now — how to make hundreds of dollars on eBay in 37 minutes
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Here’s the exact steps we used to make $1,000 selling things on eBay over the last two months. Plus, we surveyed readers who make more than $1,000/month using eBay (including one who earned $50,000 over the last year), and we spoke to a senior executive at eBay to get insider tips on how to make […]

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America's loss is China's gain: Trump's stance on climate change is a gift to the Chinese – Salon
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Salon America's loss is China's gain: Trump's stance on climate change is a gift to the ChineseSalonAmerica's loss is China's gain: Trump's stance on climate change is a gift to the EnlargeChina's President Xi Jinping waves after speaking at the CEO summit during the annual Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum in Lima, Peru, Saturday, […]

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Trump Critics on Climate Policy Hope Executives Can Sway Him – New York Times
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New York Times Trump Critics on Climate Policy Hope Executives Can Sway HimNew York TimesAir and fuel heaters at General Electric's Gas Turbine Technology Lab in Greenville, S.C. G.E.'s chief has been outspoken about clean energy. Credit Jeremy M. Lange for The New York Times. Jeffrey R. Immelt, General Electric's chief executive, says …Why some […]

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With Automation's Advance, Coal Jobs Trump Vows to Save Are Gone – New York Times
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New York Times With Automation's Advance, Coal Jobs Trump Vows to Save Are GoneNew York TimesCoal miners in Welch, W.Va., in Appalachia. The coal industry has been replacing workers with machines and explosives. Credit David Goldman/Associated Press. In Decatur, Ill., far from the coal mines of Appalachia, Caterpillar engineers are working on …By the numbers, […]

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Fact Check: Trump's Misleading Words on Energy and Jobs – New York Times
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New York Times Fact Check: Trump's Misleading Words on Energy and JobsNew York TimesPresident Trump was joined by a group of coal miners on Tuesday as he signed an executive order that rolled back many of President Barack Obama's climate-change efforts. Credit Stephen Crowley/The New York Times. WASHINGTON — In his first major …Trump signs order […]

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Australia says clean energy fund could underwrite new coal plants – Reuters
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The Wire Australia says clean energy fund could underwrite new coal plantsReutersSYDNEY Australia is considering altering legislation to enable funds slated for clean energy developments to be used to bankroll construction of new low emission, coal-fired power plants. The suggestion by Energy Minister Josh Frydenberg comes after a …Coalition says it may change Clean Energy Finance […]

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Some Thoughts on the ‘Lost Generation’
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Recently, I had a long email conversation with a reader about 10 years younger than myself. He’s firmly a member of the millennial generation, whereas I’m right on the dividing line between millennials and Generation X. This reader’s argument centered around the idea that the deck is stacked against millennials far more than other post-World War […]

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Questions About Matching Funds, Light Bulbs, Library Book Sales, and More!
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What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Roth IRA for down payment? 2. Employer matching funds question 3. Buying short term 4. Free light bulbs cost-effective? 5. Finding quality clothes […]

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