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Javaman Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue May-05-09 11:40 AM
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"As far as coal goes, as long as it's clean burning, the only by-products are carbon dioxide and water. What's that... two things plants need to survive? No way! The only problems I have with clean coal are the ways that it is collected."

do you know about mountain top removal? /

As long as it's clean burning?????

Coal Ash Is More Radioactive than Nuclear Waste

Environmental impacts of coal power:
air pollution (Union of Concerned Scientists)

There is absolutely no such thing as clean burning coal. Please stop believing the total and complete BS that is being pushed by the coal industry.

If you like I can give you mountains upon mountains of information that further proves this point.
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  -two nuke plant events, one in Japan, one in US ensho  May-05-09 10:55 AM   #0 
  - It's horrible how those events killed hundreds.  konnichi wa   May-05-09 10:58 AM   #1 
  - where did you hear they killed hundreds? do you have a link?  ensho   May-05-09 10:59 AM   #2 
     - Get your sarcasmometer recalibrated.  konnichi wa   May-05-09 11:07 AM   #3 
        - like I didn't know where you were coming from  ensho   May-05-09 11:30 AM   #5 
           - From an understanding that the facilities and their operators functioned perfectly?  konnichi wa   May-05-09 11:37 AM   #6 
  - No, not a water leak! That water is used to make steam! Dripping water will be our doom!  bobbert   May-05-09 11:20 AM   #4 
  - ...  Javaman   May-05-09 11:40 AM   #7 
  - It's not the safety factor of nuclear plants that is the problem  NV Whino   May-05-09 12:12 PM   #8 
     - I propose Las Vegas. You know what they say about it!  konnichi wa   May-05-09 06:01 PM   #10 
     - Sure it's the waste, but not just the waste.  OHDEM   May-05-09 06:08 PM   #11 
        - Sorry, but Sternglass is a WAY over the hill, senile old fart.  konnichi wa   May-05-09 06:18 PM   #13 
           - I don't know Sternglass personally, but calling him an old fart ...  OHDEM   May-05-09 06:23 PM   #14 
              - I myself am an old fart...and a non-senile scientist.  konnichi wa   May-05-09 06:47 PM   #15 
  - My God! What if steam escaped?! There would be steam everywhere!  Occam Bandage   May-05-09 12:14 PM   #9 
  - Also, I hear their coke machine is out of order  spoony   May-05-09 06:51 PM   #16 
  - OH NOES!!!!!!!!!  slutticus   May-05-09 06:13 PM   #12 

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