Coal

Coal-Fired Power Plant

President’s Emissions Goals Subject Of Debate In Illinois

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Gov. Bruce Rauner offered little insight Monday into whether Illinois, which the federal government says ranks near the bottom in emissions-reduction goals, will join other states and challenge new stringent rules […]

08/03/2015

A Union Pacific freight train hauling coal from Wyoming to Wisconsin derailed near the border between north suburban Glenview and Northbrook on July 4, 2012. A railroad bridge also collapsed in the wreck. (Credit: CBS)

Coal Train Derails Near Glenview-Northbrook Border, Bridge Collapses

Railroad workers have a big job ahead of them after several cars of a freight train hauling coal derailed near the border between north suburban Glenview and Northbrook Wednesday, and a rail bridge collapsed during the wreck.

07/04/2012

Coal-Fired Power Plant

Agreement To Cut Pollution In Northwest Indiana

An agreement has reportedly been reached aimed at reducing air pollution along the southern shore of Lake Michigan.

CBS Chicago–01/14/2011