As green energy grows in popularity, Kentucky coal mining communities suffer Published August 29, 2023 at 8:25 AM EDT Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Listen • 6:03 Communities in Kentucky that have mined coal for generations are struggling to adapt as green energy generation takes hold. Ryan Van Velzer of Louisville Public Media reports. This article was originally published on WBUR.org. Copyright 2023 NPR. To see more, visit https://www.npr.org.