The EPA will have a budget of $5.7 billion.
Coal stocks were climbing on the news.
These heavily shorted stocks could get squeezed much higher if they report positive earnings this week.
The fossil fuel's decline comes from lower gas prices, warmer temperatures and less global demand for coal.
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