The Dave Johnson coal-fired power plant is silhouetted against the morning sun in Glenrock, Wyoming in July 2018. The Trump administration announced June 19, that it has rolled back a landmark Obama-era effort targeting coal-fired power plants and their climate-damaging pollution. (J. David Ake / Associated Press file photo)

The Dave Johnson coal-fired power plant is silhouetted against the morning sun in Glenrock, Wyoming in July 2018. The Trump administration announced June 19, that it has rolled back a landmark Obama-era effort targeting coal-fired power plants and their climate-damaging pollution. (J. David Ake / Associated Press file photo)

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