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May 10, 2013 by Casey Danson
Hope isn’t blind optimism. It’s a sense of possibility.
May 7, 2013 by GlobalPossibilities
The Coal Miner
May 6, 2013 by GlobalPossibilities
A new buzz phrase in the push to limit greenhouse gas emissions is “unburnable carbon” —
May 5, 2013 by Casey Danson
[Translate] fossil fuels May 3, 2013, 11:13 am 143 Comments By ANDREW C. REVKIN A new buzz phrase in the push to limit greenhouse gas...
Poisonous gases, smog-creating chemicals, climate-disrupting methane, ..
May 3, 2013 by Casey Danson
Tough break for the coal industry in Indiana
May 1, 2013 by GlobalPossibilities
…Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa announced a few weeks ago that his city would be off coal power entirely by 2025..
Apr 25, 2013 by GlobalPossibilities
It’s time to re-imagine the global climate conversation.
Apr 22, 2013 by Casey Danson
We produced almost as much greenhouse gas for every unit of energy used in 2010 as we did in 1990
Apr 20, 2013 by Casey Danson
Last summer, clean-air activists celebrated the shutdown of Chicago’s notorious Fisk and Crawford coal power plants,..
Apr 18, 2013 by Casey Danson
We all know how the story goes: if you misbehave you will get a lump of coal..
Apr 17, 2013 by GlobalPossibilities
The Keystone XL pipeline would increase greenhouse-gas emissions by 181 million metric tons,..
Apr 7, 2013 by Casey Danson
Last year, I wrote about the Reid Gardner coal-fired power plant in Nevada;…
Apr 5, 2013 by GlobalPossibilities
WASHINGTON — A panel of federal judges ruled Thursday that a Kentucky miner who was fired two years ago ..
Apr 4, 2013 by GlobalPossibilities
More good news on America’s shift away from coal: …
Apr 3, 2013 by GlobalPossibilities
Several conservation groups on Tuesday announced plans to sue Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway ..
Mar 31, 2013 by Casey Danson
Richard Heinberg talks about the new book “Energy: Overdevelopment and the Delusion of Endless Growth,”…
Mar 27, 2013 by GlobalPossibilities
Leakages of gas in production and distribution systems can lead to higher greenhouse gas levels..
The claim that we can frack our way to energy independence…
Mar 26, 2013 by GlobalPossibilities
Sequestration Guts Mine Safety Grants..
Washington And Oregon Governors Call For Greenhouse Gas Study
Mar 25, 2013 by GlobalPossibilities
There is a tempting intuition to the idea that the real prices of non-renewable goods like coal..
Mar 12, 2013 by GlobalPossibilities
A groundbreaking new report has, for the first time, estimated the human toll from India’s dirtiest fuel source.
Mar 7, 2013 by GlobalPossibilities
A report published today by Europe’s Health and Environment Alliance (HEAL) is a powerful wake-up call about the dangers of coal-fired power.
Feb 27, 2013 by Casey Danson
U.S. coal companies claim that exporting low-grade coal from the Powder River Basin…
Feb 15, 2013 by Kristine Trites
If there were a war on coal — which, sadly, there isn’t — it appears that the tide of battle has turned.
A work safety rule that scientists say would save lives in the construction and mining industries is still caught in red tape at the White House..
Feb 12, 2013 by Kristine Trites
U.S. coal companies have been hit hard by a decline in demand…
Feb 8, 2013 by Casey Danson
The coal industry, for as much as it whines and frets and fake-cries…
Jan 29, 2013 by Kristine Trites
Residents across northern China battled through choking pollution on Tuesday..
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