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Moving Beyond Coal in Central Appalachia
Business  (tags: appalachia, coal, economy, report, trends, renewables, sustainable, businessconservation, pollution, Sustainabililty, destruction, economy, environment, SustainableDevelopment )

- 2107 days ago -
Energy efficiency is one such area where the economic return on investment could be substantial, creating thousands of jobs and supporting new and existing businesses while saving people money that can be reinvested locally.
Bluff Collapse at Power Plant Sends Dirt, Coal Ash Into Lake
Business  (tags: corruption, coal, polution, Wisconsin, WE energy )

- 2668 days ago -
Bluff collapse at power plant sends dirt, coal ash into lake Michigan.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Bank of AMerica--Not One More Dollar Spent on Coal
Business  (tags: corporate, business, corruption, energy, coal, financing the coal industry, pollution, politics, society, economy, dishonesty, usa, finance, ethics, environment )

- 2765 days ago -
Tell Bank of America's CEO Brian Moynihan that BofA should lead the banking industry in phasing out all support for coal, and phasing in America's clean energy economy.The biggest financier of coal in the United States is Bank of America.
Coal's Hidden Costs Top $345 Billion In U.S: Study
Business  (tags: coal, fossil fuels, pollution, misrepresentation, energy consumptions, Clean Air Act, profits over people, health, corporate power )

- 2926 days ago -
The United States' reliance on coal to generate almost half of its electricity, costs the economy about $345 billion a year in hidden expenses not borne by miners or utilities, including health problems in mining communities and pollution around power pla
Xcel's Plan to Convert Coal-Burning Plants Draws Heated Testimony
Business  (tags: business, consumers, corporate, energy, environment, GoodNews, Natural Gas, coal, pollution, clean energy development, mining, colorado, Air pollution, carbon footprint, Xcel energy )

- 3078 days ago -
But the cost could be far higher, according to testimony submitted by energy economist Roger Bezdek on behalf of the Colorado Mining Association. Xcel's estimates on customer rate impact are "not reliable," Bezdek said in written testimony.
Burning Coal, Burning Cash
Business  (tags: coal, economy, energy, environment, global warming, health )

- 3092 days ago -
Burning coal causes serious harm to public health, the global climate, and the overall environment. Indeed, coal plants are the nation's largest source of carbon dioxide, the main cause of global warming.
Coal Is Not the Answer: Sierra Club Launches Coal-Debunking Campaign
Business  (tags: globalwarming, coal, sierra club climate-change, pollution, media )

- 3774 days ago -
The sierra club is pushing back against big coal's big media blitz with a campaign of their own.
FLIP FLOP : 'Honest' McCain To Iowans: Guess What, I Lied About Subsidies
Business  (tags: John McCain, subsidies, offshore drilling, coal, nuclear power, politics, corruption, massive government spending, campaign 2008 )

- 3890 days ago -
McCain's energy plan now calls for a complex array of federal subsidies for nuclear power, coal, offshore oil drilling, low-emission vehicles, wind, hydro and solar power -- a sorry parody of progressive policies.
Power Metals and Metals That Bring Power to the People
Business  (tags: money, business, metal, uranium, thorium, coal, oil, natural gas, tungsten, molybdenum, nickel, chromium, manganese, copper, rhenium, aluminum, nickel, chromium, vanadium, manganese, lithium, lanthanum, lead )

- 3957 days ago -
There are two categories of metals, and one of minerals which already have a permanent and rising demand floor due to the above drivers:Power metals and minerals, 2)Metals that bring power to the people, 3)Structural metals for infrastructure and logistic
Google Announces Plans To Make Renewable Energy Cheaper Than Coal
Business  (tags: google, coal, renewable energy )

- 4105 days ago -
Google today announced a new strategic initiative to develop electricity from renewable energy sources that will be cheaper than electricity produced from coal.
Kansas Regulator Rejects New Power Plants - CBS News
Business  (tags: power plants, CO2, coal )

- 4141 days ago -
Cites CO2 Emissions For Blocking Construction Of Coal-Fired Facilities

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