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A High-Profile ‘Clean Coal’ Project Staggers, as Trump Seeks to Slash R&D Funds

President Trump has promised to revive the nation's coal industry, but proposed last month to slash funding to programs that might provide it a lifeline.

Ratepayers are on the hook for about $2.9 billion and have already seen a 15 percent hike in their power bills.