All mines eventually outlive their use, but some enjoy a second life — for example, as pumped-storage facilities for renewable energy.
President Trump’s plans to revitalize coal hasn’t stopped the renewable energy market from moving forward, with utilities like Rocky Mountain Power planning major investments in wind turbines that will power some of the country’s biggest coal-producing states.
The industry can thank several consecutive years of dramatic growth.
Keeping dust levels low on wind farms is crucial for safety and productivity.
The installation of the first offshore wind farm in the U.S. means big things for the country’s renewable energy industry.