The Navajo Generating Station in Page, Arizona, and the Kayenta Mine that supplies it with coal will shut down in 2019 unless a new owner for the power plant is found. The U.S. Department of Commerce announced financial support Wednesday for Navajo and Hopi communities dealing with the declining use of coal. About $250,000 goes to ASU for projects related to the power plant and mine closures. Martin Pasqualetti, a professor in the School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning, is working on possible solutions.

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