Clean Coal

Canada, Time to Kick Our Coal Addiction

More than anything else, coal fueled the Industrial Revolution in the 18th century. It was, and still is, plentiful and cheap. It's also always been relatively easy to get at, especially if you don't mind sending kids into mines, endangering the lives of miners, or blasting the tops off mountains.

Coal Gets Less Down and Dirty

For decades, the coal industry has been the energy sector 'bad boy' as far as the environmental movement is concerned. The list of negatives associated with the extraction, transportation, and use of coal are long and well-publicized. Today, however, the coal industry is on the cusp of a revolution--owing in part to proven technology and with huge thanks due to the environmental movement.