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Note: Last week, it was discovered that Arch Coal had begun preparing Blair Mountain, WV for mountain top removal mining. I have spent the last 10 years producing documentary films about my home, Appalachia. Although I grew up an hour from it, I didn’t know the history of Blair Mountain WV until I saw John … Read more
Breaking news: McAteer team’s investigation report blames Upper Big Branch Mine Disaster on ‘deviant practices’ and Massey Energy culture that focused on coal production at the expense of miners’ safety
Right now down in Beckley, special investigator Davitt McAteer and his team are briefing the families of the 29 men who died at Massey Energy’s Upper Big Branch Mine on the findings of their year-long investigation of the worst U.S. coal-mining disaster in nearly 40 years. The bottom line in McAteer’s report: The explosion was … Read more
You already know the answer to your question. Nevertheless here it is once again, IMO we are not destroying mountains.
Environmental record In early 2008, the company agreed to a $20 million settlement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to resolve thousands of violations of the Clean Water Act for routinely polluting waterways in Kentucky and West Virginia with coal slurry and wastewater. Although this was the largest Clean Water Act settlement, the violations … Read more
There has been a lot of talk here (again) about all kinds of issues, I would like to thank Bo Webb for continuing to bring the discussion back to MTR and the destruction it brings to the environment though there is no need for it. (Other than filling up the pockets of the coal companies). … Read more
Comrade, I’m surprised that a person with your education would make such demeaning comments, to an article you apparently never read. If you had read my comments, you would have realized that your friendly administrator took it upon himself to add the last part of the caption. Those are the administrators words not mine. But … Read more
If you really want to see crazy people then read these quotes from environmentalist on the first Earth Day in 1970.
SCIENCE SOURCE LINK CLICK HERE If that’s not the pot calling the kettle black. If you really want to see crazy people then read these quotes from environmentalist on the first earth day in 1970. For those of you that are too young to remember in the early 70′s scientist and environmentalist were screaming that … Read more
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“FYI, I only need one SUV and yes I have worked very hard during my life and yes, under this great Capitalistic Society. I have earned the fruits of my labor, not have them given to me by my government. Where as you want to be a leach on the wealthy to take from them … Read more