News bites: King Coal swings back at Obama climate plan

The coal industry is partnering with manufacturers and lobbyists to challenge rules called for in President Obama's climate plan, The Wall Street Journal reports.

The Journal also explains the impact of Obama's plan on electric utilities.

Canadian business leaders were pleased with Obama's mention of the Keystone XL oil sands pipeline in his Tuesday speech and are optimistic about its approval, Bloomberg reports.

British oil giant BP said some claimants in the 2010 Gulf of Mexico spill might have to return payments, alleging that people who weren't affected by the disaster received money, according to the Houston Chronicle.

A Japanese power plant got the island nation's first shipment of reprocessed nuclear fuel since the March 2011 Fukushima Dai-ichi meltdown, The Associated Press reports. The facility is still waiting for the green light from the federal government to resume operations.