31 May '12, 12pm

Can Environmentalists Learn To Love a Texas Coal Plant?

Can Environmentalists Learn To Love a Texas Coal Plant?

What about the pollution caused by extracting the 300 years of coal left in the ground? Or the men who suffer from working the jobs to get it? Any one asking the communities with coal how the feel about this? Just another form of fracking. My biggest question is how much are they paying the so called green expert? Posted by Dena P on 31 May 2012 Let me get this straight — this coal-burning plant is supposed to be environmentally sound because the carbon dioxide it emits can be used to pump more oil out of the ground? What am I missing here? Posted by John C. Berg on 31 May 2012 How about the other environmental groups you didn't mention here: like the ones most responsible for the 2007 fight against those TXU plants? Namely Public Citizen, SEED Coalition, and Sierra Club? How about others such as Greenpeace who have since joined the efforts against carbon-based energy in T...

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