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This Land is Coal's Land

Tons of U.S. public land is used for coal mining and drilling for gas. Essentially none is used for solar, wind, and geothermal.
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Germany May Build First Wind Power-Storing Coal Mines in the World

Lifestyle / Green Living : Inhabitat (3 years ago)

It’s a classic story line in sustainability: dirty tech goes green. We’ve seen coal mines transformed into geothermal energy stores and dirty plants become gorgeous green buildings. Now, for the first time ever, we may see out-of-us... Read Post

Stunner: One Quarter of Total U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions Come From Fossil Fuels Mined and Drilled on Public Lands

US Politics / Liberal : Think Progress (3 years ago)

By Jessica Goad A new report by Stratus Consulting and commissioned by The Wilderness Society released this morning shows that 23 percent of total U.S. greenhouse gas emissions come from oil, gas, and coal extracted from federal lan... Read Post

DOE & EPA Launch Tools to Evaluate Solar & Wind Power Potential on Contaminated Land

Lifestyle / Green Living : CleanTechnica (2 years ago)

  The U.S. has a ton of “contaminated land,” and while that land can;t be used for many things, some of it could certainly be used for wind or solar power projects. Luckily, the “job-killing” and “useless” Environmental Protection A... Read Post


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