Climate News Recap

Coal’s Doubters Block New Wave Of Power Plants — Wall Street Journal. Finally, some good news on the power front: From coast to coast, plans for a new generation of coal-fired power plants are falling by the wayside as states conclude that conventional coal plants are too dirty to build and the cost of cleaner plants is too high.”

Floods Kill at Least 100 Across China — Reuters. “Severe flooding has hit about half of China” and “More than 1 million people have been evacuated.”

Veteran House Democrat Guards Turf on Energy — New York Times. That would be John Dingell (D-MI), duh.

What are the Dinosaurs of Detroit thinking? — USA Today opinion. “The Big 3 have opposed increased fuel economy standards. Do they know something the rest of us don’t?” They know how to lose market share….