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Big Coal
                                     

ⓘ Big Coal

Big Coal: The Dirty Secret Behind Americas Energy Future is a book by Jeff Goodell which claims that coal mining is one of Americas largest and most influential industries. Goodell suggests that coal mining is deadly and environmentally destructive.

                                     
  • Coal River is a tributary of the Kanawha River in southern West Virginia. It is formed near the community of Alum Creek by the confluence of the Big and
  • Big Pit National Coal Museum Welsh: Pwll Mawr Amgueddfa Lofaol Cymru is an industrial heritage museum in Blaenavon, Torfaen, Wales. A working coal mine
  • Moving Mountains: How One Woman and Her Community Won Justice From Big Coal is a 2007 book published by the University Press of Kentucky. The award - winning
  • The Big Coal Subdivision is a railroad line owned by CSX Transportation in the U.S. State of West Virginia. It was formerly part of the CSX Huntington
  • Bituminous coal or black coal is a relatively soft coal containing a tarlike substance called bitumen or asphalt. It is of higher quality than lignite coal but
  • Coal mining is the process of extracting coal from the ground. Coal is valued for its energy content and since the 1880s, has been widely used to generate
  • Coal mining in the United States is an industry in transition. Production in 2017 was down 33 from the peak production of 1, 162.7 million short tons 1
  • Massey Energy s Upper Big Branch coal mine located in Montcoal. Twenty - nine out of thirty - one miners at the site were killed. The coal dust explosion occurred
  • A coal - fired power station or coal power plant is a thermal power station which burns coal to generate electricity. Coal - fired power stations generate
  • The Coal Region is a historically important coal - mining area in Northeastern Pennsylvania in the central Ridge - and - valley Appalachian Mountains, comprising
  • a stream in the U.S. state of West Virginia. It is a tributary of the Big Coal River. Brier Creek was named for the brier plants near its course. List
  • National Coal Board NCB was the statutory corporation created to run the nationalised coal mining industry in the United Kingdom. Set up under the Coal Industry