458 coal plants under construction or development. Coal is not dead by a long shot. Also, none of those plats are short term investments. Those folks plan on keeping them hot for decades so if they are being built now, they will be there in 2050 and certainly in 2030. So much for coal that is touted to be dead.
The president of the United Mine Workers of America -- a union representing coal miners, many of them in West Virginia -