Coal


America’s Largest Coal Company Funded Many Groups Against Climate Change

America’s Largest Coal Company Funded Many Groups Against Climate Change

It has been found that America’s largest coal conglomerate gave huge amounts of money to various groups that supported climate...

Jun 15 2016, 6:24am CDT

Coal Dust Risk to Australia's Great Barrier Reef

Coal Dust Risk to Australia's Great Barrier Reef

A study released on Tuesday has found that a high concentration of coal dust can quickly kill coral on Australia's Great Barrie...

May 17 2016, 2:29am CDT

Coal to Pave the Way for Future Electronics

Coal to Pave the Way for Future Electronics

Using the low-tech material coal, engineers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have built a simple electrical...

Apr 20 2016, 8:15am CDT

Historic Paris Climate Deal signals the Death of Coal

Historic Paris Climate Deal signals the Death of Coal

The climate change conference has spelt the death knell of coal consumption but it’s a slow lingering end that this fossil fuel...

Dec 14 2015, 4:17am CST

India will Cut Coal Use if Gets Cash for Renewables from Paris Deal

India will Cut Coal Use if it Gets Cash for Renewables from Paris Deal

Narendra Modi is to slash India’s coal consumption as a part of a deal made at the Paris Summit. However, it will only be so if...

Dec 3 2015, 6:44am CST

The Cloud is Powered by Coal

The Cloud is Powered by Coal

“Americans use too much energy” is one of the most politically correct things you can say—but it’s wrong. My favorite response...

Jan 23 2014, 2:10am CST

Better To Export Natural Gas Fracking Or Advanced Coal Technologies?

Better To Export Natural Gas Fracking Or Advanced Coal Technologies?

World leaders are about to gather in Abu Dhabi to discuss how to feed the global energy appetite with the cleanest fuels and th...

Jan 17 2014, 5:41am CST

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TheTaxVox 2013 Lump Of Coal Award: Wait 'Til Next Year Edition

Tax Vox proudly announces its seventh annual Lump of Coal Award for the worst tax and fiscal policies of 2013. The year was a c...

Dec 23 2013, 8:46am CST

Coal Is The Deadliest Energy Source, Followed By Oil

Coal Is The Deadliest Energy Source, Followed By Oil

Nifty science news site Next Big Future has just posted up a list of the fatalities per TWh (terawatt hour) for all major energ...

Jul 6 2010, 1:36pm CDT