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Should We Leave Coal in the Ground?


Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, coal, destruction )

Cher Away
- 170 days ago - greenerideal.com
The way we use energy is changing. We are gradually making the switch from using fossil fuels such as coal and oil to heat our homes and generate electricity into using alternative energy sources such as nuclear, solar or wind power. Most experts accept



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Chaz Berlusconi (72)
Tuesday February 4, 2014, 8:15 am
Yesss.. I think so.. we need to find other sources of fuel
 

Allan Yorkowitz (452)
Tuesday February 4, 2014, 8:23 am
Sadly, there are points to the article.
 

Shanti S. (0)
Tuesday February 4, 2014, 1:31 pm
Thank you.
 

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Tuesday February 4, 2014, 4:45 pm
Yes. Thanks for sharing, Cher.
 

Kamia T. (66)
Tuesday February 4, 2014, 5:51 pm
Sadly, we probably won't until the very last of all fossil fuels are gone, and then there will be a panic. Should we be doing something else now? Yes, absolutely. Will we? Likely not.
 

Janis K. (91)
Tuesday February 4, 2014, 6:50 pm
Yes, thanks Cher
 

Bryna Pizzo (139)
Tuesday February 4, 2014, 8:55 pm
Yes! Thank you, Cher! (n, p, t)
 

Robert O. (12)
Wednesday February 5, 2014, 12:17 am
Yes! Leave it and forget about it. Renewable energy is the way to go.
 

Marija Mohoric (49)
Wednesday February 5, 2014, 7:54 am
thank you
 

Birgit W. (140)
Wednesday February 5, 2014, 10:32 am
I agree with Chaz Berlusconi.
 

Sara P. (53)
Wednesday February 5, 2014, 10:48 am
I thinks so!
 

Elizabeth M. (66)
Wednesday February 5, 2014, 5:27 pm
In my opinion it should be left in the ground, but....It is all very well having a UN spokesperson demanding that all coal be left in the ground, but without reasonably priced alternatives, many countries will be reluctant to abandon their fossil fuels any time soon.
In the case of the US and Canada, we have the fossil fuels until we get some d*m alternatives, so it should be left in the ground, instead of shipping to China.
Noted with thanks Cher.
 
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