LATEST SENATOR HEITKAMP
U.S. Senator Heidi Heitkamp today spoke with coal industry and utility leaders at the Lignite Energy Council’s annual meeting, detailing her work building bipartisan support for a path forward for coal through smart investments in carbon capture technology.
Heitkamp has long fought to support an all-of-the-above energy strategy that includes fossil fuels like coal. Recognizing Heitkamp’s work supporting a continued role for coal in our energy mix, the president invited her to the White House in February for the signing ceremony of a bill she helped introduce and pass undoing an Interior Department rule issued during the previous administration that would have harmed North Dakota’s lignite coal industry.
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