Coal isn’t coming back

Trump’s anti-windmill rant

Trump administration to freeze fuel standards and fight states that want better ones

Roll back the clock.  More pollution!

Republicans are big on states rights except when they don’t like the states’ policies.

update 8/1/18:

Trump wants to use oil reserves as a political tool

China is winning on solar power while Trump takes us into the past

“Republicans who for years have voted against subsidies for solar and wind power — arguing that the “free market” should decide our energy future — are now eager to have government subsidize coal.”

This column points out that while Trump is trying to take us back into the past with coal, China is moving ahead with solar power.  Government policies have played a big part.