Mountains

I love my mountains (Catskills), and all the others I’ve been to.  And I consider myself lucky to not have to suffer the consequences of mountaintop removal, so I was especially gratified to to hear the documentary “The Last Mountain” got a standing ovation at Sundance the other day.

 

Believing Coal

I used to think new technologies behind “clean coal power generation” was a viable option to plain coal-burning. After reading about this speech by the CEO of Massey Energy on one of the NRDC blogs, I’m now convinced I want nothing to do with coal. Let me just say running corporate communications for these guys would be a challenge. Watch the video highlights

Surface mining generally sucks — especially when they’re moving or eliminating whole mountains in West Virginia. Do you agree? Get involved here.