Monday, December 8, 2008

Clean Coal?

There’s no such thing as “clean coal.” That’s the message from a new ad campaign launched by a coalition of environmental groups including Al Gore’s Alliance for Climate Protection, the Sierra Club, the Natural Resources Defense Council, and others. I tend to agree:

1 comment:

Uddin Communication said...

It's an oxymoron! We are being had by the coal industry. So is the whole argument about ending our dependence on foreign oil and instead resorting to "Drill, baby, drill" slogans. The problem is, we consume too much energy, and the way forward with regard to the environment, economy, national security, and responsible energy policy is to reduce consumption through higher efficiency and alternative sources of energy such as wind, solar, geothermal etc.