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Radioactive Contaminants Found in Coal Ash

A Duke University-led study shows the presence of radioactive contaminants in coal ash from all three major US coal-producing basins. The study found that levels of radioactivity in the ash in the Illinois, Appalachian and Powder River basins were up to five times higher than in normal soil, and up … Read more »

Exporting US Coal to Asia Could Cut Emissions

Exporting US coal to power plants in South Korea could lead to a 21 percent drop in greenhouse gas emissions compared to burning it domestically, according to a Duke University-led study. The superior energy efficiency of South Korea’s newer coal-fired power plants would offset the large amount of emissions produced … Read more »

Coal Terminal Gets Extensive Environmental Review

Review of a coal export terminal in Washington will include global warming effects of burning the coal in Asia and the impacts of rail shipments. State and local regulators said they would consider the sweeping environmental review of a proposed terminal along the Columbia River in Washington that would export … Read more »