California vote to ban coal transportation expected to impact Utah

Posted at 10:11 AM, Jun 28, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-28 12:11:52-04

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland City Council vote to ban the transportation of coal is affecting Utah.

The proposed terminal at the city’s port would serve as a gateway for coal from Utah to be sent to Asia.

Opponents are concerned it would have detrimental effects to the environment.

Supporters say it would bring more jobs to the area.

Click here for more details from the Wall Street Journal.