In the final proposal, Obama will unveil measures that are tougher than those in the 2014 draft proposal. The rules seek to curb carbon emissions from power plants by 32 percent by 2030.
- Natural gas-powered electricity surpassed coal-generated electricity during April, traditionally the month of lowest electricity demand.Read more
- Sally Jewell will meet with Moffat County commissioners in Glenwood Springs.Read more
A spokeswoman for the department said that Secretary Jewell's schedule will be released later this week.
Coal is king in Craig, Colorado, a small town about 40 miles west of Steamboat Springs and 200 miles northwest of Denver.
- New Belgium Brewing is one of the business looking to exit the Colowyo coal debate.Read more
Colorado's production of coal is already at a 20-year low and would likely decrease even more under President Barack Obama's proposed Clean Power Plan.