The Clean Coal Sham [video]

Wed, 2009-02-04 14:31Emily Murgatroyd
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The Clean Coal Sham [video]

A great 30 second spot highlighting just how ridiculous it is to claim that coal is somehow clean:

Produced by the fine folks at ThinkProgress.

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A U.S. District Court judge ruled on June 27 that the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and Forest Service both wrongly approved expansion of the West Elk coal mine in Somerset, Colo., because they failed to take into account the economic impacts greenhouse gas emissions from the mining would have.
 
The federal agencies said it was impossible to quantify such impacts, but the court pointed out a tool is...
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