I sure hope these people continue their momentum. As one having COPD and living a mile from all the refineries here I could sure use some help in that area. But also there are a lot more evils that could be controlled.
New report: Activists worldwide say 'No' to coal
Energy / Fossil Fuels
December 11, 2013
By Justin Guay of the Sierra Club International Program.
This year, the world saw tremendous momentum demanding a move beyond coal. From India to Germany, the United States to Indonesia, communities are standing up and demanding clean air and clean water. From global social media storms to local protests and marches with thousands of people, acts of grassroots activism are becoming the strongest tools we have to curb toxic coal pollution that has been killing people for hundreds of years. That growing movement is sounding a clarion call: it’s time to move beyond coal.