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    Greenpeace is the leading independent environmental organization campaigning for a green and…Read More

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The Danger of Coal lies in many (almost) hidden corners. Coal winning and use is competing withe the UNSAFELY use of atomic generated…Read More

Massive Underground Coal Fire Started in 1962 Still Burns Today

TreeHugger
Photo credit: Lyndi & Jason via Wikimedia Commons/CC BY-SA You may have already heard the story of Centralia, PA, a coal mining town that had some 1,000 inhabitants at its peak. Now, that population is down to 9. It's become a ghost town for one of the most bizarre reasons imaginable--a fire started in 1962 to burn trash in a dump…Read More