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U.S. doles out $15 million to bolster coal state economic transition

WASHINGTON – The Obama administration on Thursday awarded nearly $15 million in grants to projects across 12 coal-reliant states and tribal territories to help them diversify their local economies as the domestic coal industry wanes. The competitive grants are part of the administration’s multi-agency Partnerships for Opportunity and Workforce and Economic Revitalization (POWER) Initiative to invest in communities affected by ...

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