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The PA Coal Alliance continues to fight to ensure coal remains an essential part of Pennsylvania’s electricity generation and steel making processes.  We encourage you to stay up to date on what is making news.

RGGI opponents, proponents make their cases

(Indiana Gazette) – As the Wolf administration continues the process of bringing Pennsylvania into the Northeast Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, opponents — including several from Armstrong, Indiana and nearby counties — made their case Wednesday with the Pittsburgh skyline behind them.

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US Steel ends plans for $1.5B Pennsylvania plant upgrades

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pittsburgh-based United States Steel Corp. said Friday that it is canceling a $1.5 billion project to bring a state-of-the-art improvement to its Mon Valley Works operations in western Pennsylvania, saying the world has changed in the two years since it announced its intentions.

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