31 May '15, 6pm

#peakoil Coal mining must continue, no matter what the human costs: This post was inspired by a recent artic...

#peakoil Coal mining must continue, no matter what the human costs: This post was inspired by a recent artic...

about coal mining in India by David Rose in the Guardian about coal mining. In India, people are dying in the streets because of excessive heat caused by global warming, but Rose reports that “… across a broad range of Delhi politicians and policymakers there is near unanimity. There is, they say, simply no possibility that at this stage in its development India will agree to any form of emissions cap , let alone a cut . ” In other words, coal mining must continue in the name of economic growth, no matter what the human costs.I think it is hard to see a more evident example of the senility of the world’s elites. It is, unfortunately, not something that pertains only to India. Elites all over the world seem to be nearly totally blind to the desperate situation in which we all are. On this matter, I have a post written on my “Chimeras ” blog that describes how the blindness ...

Full article: http://peakoil.com/enviroment/the-senility-of-elites-coal...

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