Trump love not enough to bring back coal

Apr 8, 2017

Trump love not enough to bring back coal

President Donald Trump pledged last month to revive America's coal industry by rolling back regulation, but energy experts expressed doubt his moves would significantly boost prospects for the controversial energy source. Trump, flanked by coal miners and Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt, a skeptic ...

Jan 8, 2017

Energy policy needs overhaul

Japan's energy policy is at a crossroads. The government's basic energy plan revised in 2014 — after the March 2011 triple meltdowns at Tokyo Electric Power's Fukushima No. 1 plant led to the shutdown of most of the nation's nuclear power reactors — continued ...

Sep 30, 2016

Fukushima Prefecture study could lead to world's largest hydrogen plant

From stigma to startup, Fukushima Prefecture stands a chance of becoming known for something other than its festering nuclear debacle. Three power companies have announced a study into a joint hydrogen manufacturing facility in the area. Toshiba Corp., Tohoku Electric Power Co. and Iwatani Corp. ...