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The federal government’s interior department is replacing an Obama-era initiative to review and overhaul the federal coal leasing program with a new panel of up to 28 members who will give Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke recommendations on adjusting royalty rates for coal, oil, and gas.

Reuters reports:

The U.S. Interior Department said on Wednesday that it would form a new committee to review royalty rates collected from oil and gas drilling, coal mining and renewable energy production on federal lands to ensure taxpayers receive their full value.



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