18 Feb '15, 12pm

I've been telling you all for a while that CCS coal is in nuclear price bracket.

By Stephen Edelstein 629 views Feb 18, 2015 Reddit This! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Coal, by Flicker user oatsy40 (Used Under CC License) Enlarge Photo As more plug-in electric cars hit the road, the infrastructure used to generate electricity will need to be increasingly scrutinized. The most straightforward way to get cleaner electricity is to switch to a less-polluting source like natural gas--or better yet, renewable sources like wind and solar. DON'T MISS: EPA's Coal-Plant Emissions Rules: This Will Be The Big Fight Yet in the United States coal is still cheap and plentiful, and utility companies that use the fossil fuel likely won't be eager to switch. One company has moved beyond studies to build a plant with a goal long-sought by fossil-fuel advocates: capture the carbon dioxide emitted by a coal power plant. Mississippi Power plans to open a plant designed...

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