Joe Smyth

Joe Smyth is a media officer with Greenpeace. Follow him on Twitter: @joesmyth

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Thursday, March 17, 2016
Most of the Coal Mined by the Biggest Coal Companies in the U.S. Belongs to the American Public
Coal mining companies attack our efforts to address climate change , often calling federal policies aimed at cutting pollution and promoting renewable energy a “war on coal.” But in reality, some of the biggest coal companies — like Peabody Energy — have actually grown because of their access to...
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Friday, October 16, 2015
Coal Leasing and Exports ‘Erases Everything the Obama Administration Is Trying to Do’ on Climate
The Washington Post published a front page story today showing how President Obama’s efforts to address climate change are being undermined by federal coal leasing, along with a potential increase in exports of our publicly-owned coal: The Obama administration is seeking to curb the United States’...
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