Every year, the world used to add more coal-fired power plants. Not anymore!
This is the country’s first coal-free week since the advent of the Industrial Revolution.
The dawn of a new era!
“Poetic justice” comes to mind.
Coal workers’ pneumoconiosis (CWP), commonly called black lung disease, is caused by long exposure to coal dust and can have devastating consequences.
Chile is the latest country to announce a coal phase-out.
Say ‘non’ to coal!
There’s no such thing as clean coal.
It would be funny if it wouldn’t be sad.
More like Nether-nocoalburninghere-lands.
“It is quite an irony that forming the coal that today is a major factor for dangerous global warming once almost lead to global glaciation,” the author said.
It’s not news that clean coal doesn’t exist — the news is that execs are admitting it.
It’s the disproval of every Trump narrative around renewable energy.
It’s an important milestone, but there’s still a long way to go.
The old making way for the new.
A step in the right direction.
Everyone with sense except Australia’s Prime Minister, Malcolm Turnbull, realizes coal is done for.
Seriously ambitious action is needed if we’re to avert 1.5 C of global warming.
It’s been a long and crazy ride, but coal’s time seems to be finally fading away.