Coal – Bloomberg reported that the United States government is making changes to an $8-billion federal loan-guarantee program aimed at helping companies reduce their carbon emissions. The policy will likely reduce the country's use of coal.
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Uranium – Greener Ideal reported that, despite Obama's ban for most hard-rock mining in 2012, Energy Fuel Resources' uranium mine, located in the Grand Canyon could be operational again within the next two years. As quoted in the market report:
The Washington Post reported that this week, President Barack Obama will request that NASA allocate $105 million toward a mission aimed at capturing a small asteroid and pulling it close to the moon so that samples can be brought back to earth. The project reportedly draws on asteroid mining and deflection science; NASA will determine whether it is feasible by this summer.
Coal – The Financial Post reported that the coal industry feels that it is in danger of near-elimination under Obama's rule.
Coal – Bloomberg reported that Obama's proposed carbon tax would be made more likely with support from Exxon.
A range of resources stand to gain from President Obama’s return to the White House, US investment expert Peter Schiff told Resource Investing News, but gold is the standout.
Silver – Obama was considered the best candidate for silver. But will his re-election be bullish for silver in the near term?
Oil – Using new technology to access fossil fuels trapped in shale rock has effectively transformed the North American energy sector as a whole.
Oil – A brief overview of oil price developments, supply and demand and significant market movers.
Coal – Mineweb reported that coal miners are bracing for the aftermath with tighter environmental regulations, that will likely come about after Obama's re-election.