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The dangers of coal August 6, 2007

Filed under: energy, solar, wind — terra @ 5:20 pm

Here’s another great reason for the country to move away from its dependence on coal. A coal mine in Utah has collapsed after a 4.0 earthquake, leaving 6 men trapped inside. This mine is southeast of Salt Lake City, in the desert of Utah – a great place to generate solar power. Coal-powered electricity is not only dangerous to the planet, but also to humans, in so many ways.

I hope those men get out alive.


One Response to “The dangers of coal”

  1. ohdave Says:

    I’ve been remiss in not adding you to my blogroll. You’re in.

    Now the hits will really start rolling in!

    I kid.

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