Pointing to an "unprecedented industry downturn," the St. Louis coal company Peabody Energy announced today that it is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. It's one of a number of recent bankruptcies in the coal industry. Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson looks at the larger forces at play with Juli Niemann, an energy analyst at Smith Moore & Co. in St. Louis.
- Juli Niemann, energy analyst at Smith Moore & Co. in St. Louis.
This segment aired on April 13, 2016.